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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 »

'We die or they die': Rohingya insurgency sparks fresh violence in Myanmar - The Guardian

Police guard a UN convoy as they flee from Maungdaw after Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army attacks in Myanmar. Photograph: Soe Zeya Tun/Reuters. Rohingya. 'We die or they die': Rohingya insurgency sparks fresh violence in Myanmar. A military group has ...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. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Erdoğan accuses Myanmar of 'genocide ...and more »

Thousands of Rohingya flee Myanmar amid tales of ethnic cleansing - The Guardian

Rohingya refugees carry an elderly man as they cross the border into Bangladesh. Photograph: Bernat Armangue/AP. Rohingya · The Observer. Thousands of Rohingya flee Myanmar amid tales of ethnic cleansing. Huge influx of refugees expected to arrive in ...and more »

Fears of mass atrocities against Rohingya civilians in Burma -

Fears of mass atrocities against Rohingya civilians in Burma were growing after eyewitness accounts emerged of children being beheaded and people burned alive. The reports followed a week of violence and "inflammatory" government statements that led ...and more »

Myanmar: Who are the Rohingya? -

They are an ethnic group, majority of whom are Muslim, who have lived for centuries in the majority Buddhist Myanmar. Currently, there are about 1.1 million Rohingya who live in the Southeast Asian country. The Rohingya speak Rohingya or Ruaingga, a ...and more »

Myanmar violence: Aung San Suu Kyi under pressure as Muslim Rohingya crisis continues -

The foreign minister of Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim nation, flew to Myanmar for emergency talks on Sunday as the Rohingya crisis continues. The visit came as pressure mounted on leader Aung San Suu Kyi to resolve the humanitarian crisis ...and more »

Myanmar conflict: Fake photos inflame tension - BBC News

A recent surge in violence in the northern part of Myanmar's Rakhine state has been accompanied by a slew of misleading images being shared on social media. Photos and video purporting to be from the conflict have been circulated widely. Much of it is ...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. Close. More than 18,500 Rohingyas flee Myanmar in 5 days as unrest ...and more »

An army crackdown sends thousands fleeing in Myanmar - The Economist

ALONG the grassy banks of the Naf river, tearful families wait with bags and bundles as they attempt to flee Myanmar into neighbouring Bangladesh. They are scared to return to their homes in the western state of Rakhine after Muslim militants attacked ...and more »