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Myanmar rejects allegations of human rights abuses against Rohingya

  LAST MODIFIED: 11:40 AM, August 08, 2017 Video Myanmar denies UN Rohingya abuse report Reuters, Yangon Myanmar on Sunday rejected allegations of crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing during a crackdown against Rohingya Muslims last year, accusing the United

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Analysis: UN Disappointed, So All Are Disappointed

   By The Irrawaddy 26 July 2017 Myanmar today is reminiscent of rule under the military regime, said UN Special Rapporteur for Human Rights in Myanmar Yanghee Lee after concluding her recent visit to the country on July 21,2017. In

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UN Envoy ‘Strongly Urges’ Myanmar to Accept Fact-Finding Mission

    By Moe Myint   ●  22 July 2017 RANGOON – UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Myanmar Yanghee Lee told reporters on Friday that she would “strongly urge the government” to allow an international independent body to investigate allegations

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Myanmar Says it Will Not Grant Visas For UN Fact-finding Mission on Rakhine

2017-06-29 Myanmar doubled down Thursday on its refusal to cooperate with United Nations’ efforts to investigate reported army atrocities in the strife-ridden western state of Rakhine, with the foreign ministry saying it has ordered the country’s embassies not to issue

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Where to now for the UN in Myanmar?

Thursday, June 29, 2017 The lack of a unified message from the UN has weakened its influence on the government in the Rakhine conflict. The battle within the United Nations country team over the direction of its work on human

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The Rohingyas

The cover of the Rohingya; A short account of their history and culture

A HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF ARAKAN