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Burma Not Safe for Returning Rohingyas, Warns USCIRF

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 31, 2018   Burma Not Safe for Returning Rohingyas, Warns USCIRF WASHINGTON, DC — Responding to the recent announcement by the governments of Burma and Bangladesh that repatriation efforts for Rohingya Muslim refugees will begin next month, U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) Vice Chair Kristina Arriaga, who visited Burma last […]

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Suu Kyi does not remember why she criticized the military a month ago

State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi told a reporter in Tokyo on Saturday that she does not know why she said last month that the military response to Rohingya insurgents in Rakhine State “could’ve been handled better”. The Myanmar military’s campaign of rape, murder, and arson, which displaced more than 700,000 Rohingya from the country […]

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Exclusive: EU considers trade sanctions on Myanmar over Rohingya crisis

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union is considering trade sanctions on Myanmar over the Rohingya crisis, potentially stripping the country of tariff-free access to the world’s largest trading bloc, three EU officials said. The sanctions, under discussion at the European Commission, would include Myanmar’s lucrative textile industry and potentially put at risk thousands of jobs there […]

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Those responsible for Myanmar crimes could face genocide charges: U.S.

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. government probe into Myanmar’s campaign against the Rohingya Muslim minority was not aimed at determining whether genocide or crimes against humanity had been committed, but those responsible could still be held accountable for those crimes, a top State Department official said on Thursday. The U.S. State Department report released on […]

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Speakers of Convention myanmar's ongoing genocide 2018 rejected Dr Wakker Uddin's Statement

ICC is the only solution for those perpetrators be brought to justice so that the history of genocide of all ethnic minorities including Rohingya will never repeat again. Here is Dr Waker Uddin interview translation details who cannot understand Burmese language. Credit to Dr Haikal Mansor This is my translation of his part of statement. […]

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Convention on Myanmar's Ongoing Genocide 2018

Support our Convention on Myanmar’s Ongoing Genocide 2018 today at 6PM In Person: Culver City Teen Center 4153 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA 90230 (Free Admission, Free Parking, Dinner will be served) Online: Check back here for live-streaming of the event at 6PM (No dinner for our online supporters, unfortunately) Source : Burmese American Muslims Association Facebook […]

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Australian UN expert condemns Suu Kyi as 'fig leaf for genocide'

Geneva: A leading United Nations human rights investigator has criticised Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s civilian leader, for acting as a “fig leaf for military atrocities” against the Rohingya Muslim minority. In an interview ahead of Tuesday’s release of a 400-page report on alleged “genocidal” crimes, Australian lawyer Chris Sidoti said that Nobel laureate Ms Suu Kyi […]