Aung San Suu Kyi Plans to Skip UN Assembly As Pressure Mounts Over Rohingya Crisis - TIME

Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel laureate who now leads Myanmar, plans to sit out this year's U.N. General Assembly as her government faces growing criticism over its handling of a humanitarian crisis on the country's western border, where about 370,000 ...

Iran says Rohingya tragedy sounds alarm for death of Nobel Peace Prize - Xinhua

TEHRAN, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday that violence in Myanmar against the Rohingya Muslims have sounded alarms for the death of Nobel Peace Prize, Tehran Times daily reported. Khamenei called ...

Why Is Aung San Suu Kyi Silent on the Rohingya Atrocities? - Newsweek

When Harvard University awarded Aung San Suu Kyi the Humanitarian of the Year Award in 2016, students protested her refusal to acknowledge abuses of the Rohingya Muslim minority. Her continued silence in the face of mounting atrocities is prompting ...

Dalai Lama says Buddha would have helped Myanmar's Muslims - Arab News

NEW DELHI: The Dalai Lama has spoken out for the first time about the Rohingya refugee crisis, saying Buddha would have helped Muslims fleeing violence in Buddhist-majority Myanmar. Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh in ...