US Lawmakers: Ethnic Cleansing Taking Place in Myanmar

US Lawmakers: Ethnic Cleansing Taking Place in Myanmar STATE DEPARTMENT / CAPITOL HILL —  U.S. lawmakers are pressing the Trump administration to declare that ethnic cleansing is taking place against the Rohingya Muslim population in Myanmar — a majority-Buddhist nation also known as Burma, which has seen improved ties with...

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Myanmar Buddhists protest repatriation of Rohingya

Myanmar Buddhists protest repatriation of Rohingya In Myanmar, hundreds of Buddhists this weekend protested the government’s suggestion that it might take back the nearly 600,000 minority Muslims known as the Rohingya, who have fled into Bangladesh amid killings by government soldiers since late August. Farah Kabir, of the NGO ActionAid, joins...

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Conditions Bleak at Rohingya Refugee Camps

Conditions Bleak at Rohingya Refugee Camps October 18, 2017 5:04 PM Mud, sludge and rains, coupled with improper sanitation, create a “perfect environment” for disease at Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, according to Dr. Imran Akbar, who shared photos of his visit to the camps with VOA. Show more A...

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US: Myanmar’s military accountable for Rohingya crisis

US: Myanmar’s military accountable for Rohingya crisis More than 500,000 Rohingya have fled the military’s brutal crackdown in Myanmar [Al Jazeera] MORE ON MYANMAR In the footsteps of a Rohingya refugee – In 360 degreestoday US: Myanmar’s military accountable for Rohingya crisistoday Amnesty: Myanmar committed crimes against humanityyesterday What’s happening in...

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Rohingya not native, Myanmar army chief says

Rohingya not native, Myanmar army chief says 12 Oct 2017 MORE ON MYANMAR Bangladesh: Wild elephants attack Rohingya camp, kill 4today Rohingya crisis explained in mapsyesterday Open letter from a Rohingya to Aung San Suu Kyiyesterday Rohingya survivor: The army threw my baby into a fire2 days ago Rohingya are not native...

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