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The Neo-Pharaohs And Neo-Fascists Of Our Time – OpEd

Burma/Myanmar Opinion Religion  July 16, 2017 ● By Dr. Habib Siddiqui  I don’t know where to begin. In many parts of Asia, Africa and Latin America, the regimes in power are acting like the Pharaohs of the time of Moses (Musa

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Rohingya: International Community Cannot Overlook What’s Happening in Myanmar, Says Nikki Haley

13 July 2017 Last Updated at 3:34 pm International    United Nations In view of Myanmar denying entry to a United Nations fact finding team, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has said that the international community cannot overlook the

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Burma: Army Investigation Denies Atrocities

May 24, 2017 2:10PM EDT Languages   Available In :  Burmese    English Grant UN Fact-Finding Mission Full Access to Rakhine State (Rangoon) – The Burmese army announced on May 23, 2017, that its investigation into alleged military abuses in Rakhine State

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Suu Kyi’s moral voice mustn’t falter

Opinion Published   8 July 2017 3 hours ago Not surprisingly, Myanmar has said it will refuse entry to members of a United Nations panel investigating the alleged killings, rape and mistreatment of Rohingya Muslims by its national army. Naypyitaw had

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Is the on going attacks and persecution of the Rohingyas Muslim in Myanmar constitute genocide ?

This legal analysis considers whether the ongoing attacks on and persecution of the Rohingya Muslim population in Myanmar constitute genocide, as defined by the 1948 Convention on Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide (the Genocide Convention). The paper

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Burma’s Ethnic Persecution is State Policy

March 13, 2014 Author: Matthew Smith Published by: The Wall Street Journal Official abuse threatens both the Rohingya Muslims and the country’s opening to the West. Burma has enjoyed a remarkable several years of economic and political opening, but it

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Burma refuses UN investigation on Rohingya genocide

July 1, 2017 – 9:51 PM News The government of Aung San Suu Kyi has already said it would refuse to cooperate with a UN mission following a resolution adopted by the Human Rights Council in March. Kyaw Zeya, permanent

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