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Prof Urges Students to Consider Oppression of The Rohingya

The Rohingya crisis has been termed a “textbook example of ethnic cleansing” and one of the worst humanitarian disasters of this decade. At Cornell, organizations will be rallying to raise awareness about the crisis in November, but students were able to hear about it firsthand from Prof. Gayatri Spivak, English and comparative literature, Columbia, on Monday. […]

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ရခိုင္ပဋိပကၡအေပၚ ကန္ ဖိအားေပး

ျမန္မာ့ဒီမုိကေရစီေရး ေတြ႔ဆံုေမးျမန္းခန္းမွာ ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံ ရခိုင္ျပည္နယ္ေျမာက္ပိုင္းမွာ ရိုဟင္ဂ်ာမူစလင္ သိန္းနဲ႔ခ်ီ အိုးအိမ္စြန္႔ခြါ ထြက္ေျပးေနရတဲ့ အေျခအေနဟာ လူမ်ဳိးတုံးသုတ္သင္ရွင္းလင္းတဲ့ပံုစံမ်ဳိး ျဖစ္ေနတယ္ဆိုၿပီး ဒီအေျခအေနကို လံုးဝလက္မခံႏုိင္တဲ့အေၾကာင္း ဒီမိုကရက္အထက္လႊတ္ေတာ္အမတ္ Dick Durbin က ေျပာပါတယ္။ အထက္လႊတ္ေတာ္အမတ္ကို VOA သတင္းေထာက္ Greta Van Susteren ေတြ႔ဆံုေမးျမန္းထားပါတယ္။ Ms. Greta – အခုလို ေတြ႔ဆံုေမးျမန္းခြင့္ ေပးတဲ့အတြက္ အထက္လႊတ္ေတာ္အမတ္ကို ေက်းဇူးအမ်ားႀကီးတင္ပါတယ္။ ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံအတြင္းမွာရွိတဲ့ ရိုဟင္ဂ်ာေတြအေပၚ ျပဳမႈပံုေတြဟာ လူမ်ဳိးတမ်ဳိးကို အျမစ္ပ်က္ရွင္းလင္းမႈ။ ဒါမွမဟုတ္ လူမ်ဳိးတုံး သတ္ဖ်က္မႈလို႔ ထင္လား။ အထက္လႊတ္ေတာ္အမတ္အေနနဲ႔ ဘယ္လို ယူဆလဲ။ အေမရိကန္ျပည္ေထာင္စုရဲ ႔ တရားဝင္ ရပ္တည္ခ်က္က ဘာလဲ။ Senator Durbin – လက္ရွိိအစိုးရရဲ ႔ […]

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NGO owner Ushit Maung sent to jail after three-day remand

Police say the man, suspected of aiding terrorism, divulged important information in interrogation NGO owner Ushit Maung Rakhaing, arrested on charges of aiding terrorism in Myanmar’s Rakhine, has been sent to jail after a three-day remand. Police claim he has divulged important information in interrogation. On Sunday, Airport police station’s Sub-Inspector (SI) Farhaj Hossain presented […]

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UN investigators confirm ‘methodical' killings, rape of Rohingya

Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar have testified that a “consistent, methodical pattern” of killings, torture, rape and arson is taking place, United Nations human rights investigators said on Friday after a first mission to Bangladesh. The fact-finding team, led by former Indonesian attorney general Marzuki Darusman, said the death toll from the Myanmar army’s crackdown following […]

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U.N. rejects Myanmar claim that it agreed to help build housing for refugees

YANGON (Reuters) – A UN settlement program, UN-Habitat in Myanmar, on Thursday rejected a state media report that it had agreed to help build housing for people fleeing violence in the northern Myanmar state of Rakhine, where an army operation has displaced hundreds of thousands. The development underscores tension between Myanmar and the United Nations, […]

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US declaration of "ethnic cleansing" in Myanmar on way

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration moved toward a condemnation of “ethnic cleansing” against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, as officials were preparing a recommendation for Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to unequivocally use the term for the first time. Angry lawmakers on Tuesday demanded an immediate denunciation as they explored a new, tougher U.S. policy. “My […]

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US announces Myanmar sanctions over Rohingya violence

The United States announced it was withdrawing military assistance from Myanmar units and officers involved in violence against Rohingya Muslims that has triggered a massive exodus. The United States announced Monday it was withdrawing military assistance from Myanmar units and officers involved in violence against Rohingya Muslims that has triggered a massive exodus. “We express […]

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ရခုိင္ ALP ေခါင္းေဆာင္ရဲ႕ခင္ပြန္း ဘဂၤလားေဒ့ရ္ွမွာဖမ္းခံရ

အစိုးရနဲ႔ အပစ္ရပ္စာခ်ဳပ္ခ်ဳပ္ဆုိထားတဲ့ ရခိုင္လက္နက္ကိုင္အဖဲြ႔ရဲ့ ထိပ္ပိုင္းေခါင္းေဆာင္က မိမိရဲ့ ခင္ပြန္းကို ဘဂၤလားေဒရွ္အာဏာပိုင္ေတြက ဖမ္းဆီးလိုက္တာဟာ လက္ရိွ ျဖစ္ပြားေနတဲ့ ရခိုင္ျပည္နယ္ေျမာက္ပိုင္းအေရးနဲ႔ ဆက္စပ္တိုင္ၾကားလုိ႔ျဖစ္ေၾကာင္း ဒီကေန႔ သတင္းစာရွင္းလင္းပဲြမွာ ထုတ္ေဖာ္ေျပာဆိုၿပီး လက္ရိွျဖစ္ပြားေနတဲ့ ျပႆနာမွ မိမိတို႔ ပါ၀င္ပတ္သက္မႈမရိွေၾကာင္း ျငင္းဆုိလုိက္ပါတယ္။ ဒီသတင္းကို ဗီအုိေအျမန္မာပိုင္းရဲ့သတင္းေထာက္ ကိုမိုးေဇာ္က တင္ျပထားပါတယ္။ ရခုိင္ျပည္လြတ္ေျမာက္ေရးပါတီ ALP ရဲ့ အေထြေထြအတြင္းေရးမႈး ေဒၚေစာျမရာဇာလင္းရဲ့ ခင္ပြန္းျဖစ္သူ ဘဂၤလားေဒ့ရွ္ႏိုင္ငံသား ဦးဦးခ်စ္ေမာင္ဟာ ဒီလ ၁၈ရက္ေန႔က ရန္ကုန္ၿမိဳ႔ကို အလာ ဘဂၤလားေဒ့ရွ္ႏိုင္ငံ ဒကၠာၿမိဳ႔ ေလဆိပ္မွာ ဖမ္းဆီးထိန္းသိမ္းခံခဲ့ရတာျဖစ္ပါတယ္။ ဖမ္းဆီးခံရခ်ိန္မွာ ဘယ္အဖဲြ႔အစည္းက ဖမ္းဆီးမွန္းမသိရတဲ့အတြက္ ရဲစခန္းမွာ လူေပ်ာက္တိုင္ၾကားခဲ့တဲ့ေနာက္ ၁၉ရက္ေန႔ ညေနမွာမွ အစိုးရအဆင့္ျမင့္အဖဲြ႔အစည္းတခုက ဖမ္းဆီးေၾကာင္း ရဲတပ္ဖဲြ႔က အသိေပးခဲ့သလို ၂၀နဲ႔ ၂၁ရက္ေန႔ေတြမွာေတာ့ မိသားစုနဲ႔ ေတြ႔ဆံုခြင့္ရခဲ့တာျဖစ္ပါတယ္။ […]