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Myanmar: Who are the Rohingya? -

Why are the more than one million Rohingya in Myanmar considered the 'world's most persecuted minority'?. 5 Feb 2018. THE ROHINGYA. Where are they from? How are they persecuted? How many have fled? What does Myanmar say? What does Bangladesh say? What ...and more »

Myanmar: UN expert urges efforts to break 'worsening cycle of violence' in Rakhine - UN News Centre

A Rohingya woman and her child at a makeshift camp outside Sittwe in Myanmar's western Rakhine State. 31 August 2017. A United Nations human rights expert has expressed alarm at the deteriorating situation in Myanmar's Rakhine State, affecting not just ...and more »

Desperate Rohingya Flee Myanmar on Trail of Suffering: 'It Is All Gone' - New York Times

REZU AMTALI, Bangladesh — They stumble down muddy ravines and flooded creeks through miles of hills and jungle in Bangladesh, and thousands more come each day, in a line stretching to the monsoon-darkened horizon. Some are gaunt and spent, already ...and more »

Thousands are fleeing Myanmar in terror. Where's your hashtag for Rohingya Muslims? - International Business Times UK

Don't ever believe that Buddhists are all calm and humane. Look at Aung San Suu Kyi's brutal sins. Yasmin Alibhai-Brown. By Yasmin Alibhai-Brown. Updated September 6, 2017 12:40 BST. Video. Related Videos. More videos. 01:21. Play. Mute. 0:00. /. 0:00 ...and more »

West's partiality worsens religious divides in Myanmar - Global Times

Hundreds of people died as the conflicts between Myanmar security forces and Rohingya militias escalated into the bloodiest fighting in Rakhine state. Western public opinion immediately pointed fingers at the Myanmese government, accusing it of using ...and more »

Erdoğan accuses Myanmar of 'genocide' as thousands of Rohingya flee to Bangladesh - The Guardian

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan says he will bring up the issue of Rohingya Muslims at the next UN General Assembly in New York later this month. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has accused Myanmar ...and more »

Boats Carrying Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Sink, Killing 46 - New York Times

HONG KONG — At least 46 people believed to be Rohingya fleeing violence in western Myanmar have been found dead on the banks of a river along the boundary with Bangladesh, Bangladeshi officials said on Friday. The dead — 19 children, 18 women and 9 ...and more »

Burma: Rohingya children 'beheaded and burned alive' as refugees continue to flood into Bangladesh to escape violence - The Independent

Rohingya children have been beheaded and civilians burned alive, according to witness testimony amid claims that Burma's military and paramilitary forces are committing "genocide" or a "pogrom" against the Muslim minority in the country's western ...and more »

Obama's Myanmar legacy in trouble and it's not Trump's fault - Asahi Shimbun

Photo/Illutration Ethnic Rohingya carry an elderly man and walk through rice fields after crossing over to the Bangladesh side of the border near Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area on Sept. 1. (AP Photo). WASHINGTON--One of former President Barack Obama's ...and more »

Fears mount of Myanmar atrocities as fleeing Rohingya families drown - The Guardian

Two dozen corpses believed to be the bodies of Rohingya women and children have washed up on a Bangladesh riverbank as fears grow of atrocities committed by Myanmar forces against the Muslim minority across the border. In the deadliest violence in ...and more »