Oxford strips Aung San Suu Kyi from human rights award - New Europe

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi was stripped of a human rights awarded by the City of Oxford, Reuters reported on Wednesday. The Oxford City Council unanimously voted to withdraw Suu Kyi's Freedom of the City award for the ethnic cleansing ...

US will try to work with Pakistan 'one more time' - Gulf Times

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson shakes hands with Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif at the State Department in Washington, DC, yesterday. Text Size: A A A. Reuters/Washington. US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has said that the United States ...

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi To Be Stripped Of Oxford Honour - The Whistler

Aung San Suu Kyi is to be stripped of the Freedom of Oxford by the city's council for her response to the Rohingya crisis. Myanmar's de facto leader was bestowed with the honorary title in 1997 in recognition of her long struggle for democracy and her ...

Aung San Suu Kyi to be stripped of Freedom of Oxford over Rohingya Muslim crisis - The Independent

Aung San Suu Kyi is to be stripped of her Freedom of Oxford award because of her response to the Rohingya crisis. Burma's de facto leader, who completed her undergraduate degree at Oxford University, was granted the honour in 1997 for her "struggle for ...

City of Oxford strips Aung San Suu Kyi of human rights award - Reuters

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi delivers a speech to the nation over the Rakhine and Rohingya situation, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar September 19, 2017. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun/File Photo. LONDON (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu ...

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi's 'Freedom of Oxford' under threat - Hi-tech Beacon

Oxford has withdrawn the honour which it had bestowed on Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi as a reaction to her perceived inadequate response to the Rohingya Muslims crisis. Oxford Council's leader Bob Price was quoted by the BBC as saying evidence ...

Aung San Suu Kyi to be stripped of Oxford honor - CNN - CNN.com - CNN

Aung San Suu Kyi is to be stripped of the Freedom of Oxford by the city's council for her response to the Rohingya crisis.

Suu Kyi stripped of 'Freedom of Oxford' as pressure over Rohingya grows - The Sydney Morning Herald

Bangkok: Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of an honour in Oxford, England, as criticism of her role in the Rohingya crisis grows across the world. The removal of the Freedom of Oxford by the city council comes only days ...

Suu Kyi to lose the freedom of Oxford for her silence - The Australian

Aung San Suu Kyi is to have the freedom of Oxford stripped from her because of her failure to condemn the violence and persecution against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, the city council has said. Ms Suu Kyi, who said that memories of life in Oxford had ...

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford over Rohingya crisis - Newburgh Gazette

(Web Desk) - Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of the Freedom of Oxford after the city s council chose to withdraw the honour over her response to the Rohingya crisis, reported the BBC. According to a report by Times of India, Oxford City Council ...

Aung San Suu Kyi to be stripped of Freedom of Oxford - Channel NewsAsia

Aung San Suu Kyi poses for photographers at the Bodleian Libraries after receiving an honorary degree at Oxford University in Oxford, northwest of London, on June 20, 2012. (Photo: AFP/Ben Stansall). 04 Oct 2017 07:29PM (Updated: 04 Oct 2017 07:30PM ) ...

Britain is Still Being Beastly to its Former Colony Myanmar - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson hits a bell while visiting Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon. / Reuters. 8. By Kyaw Phyo Tha 4 October 2017. YANGON—There is usually no harm in reciting lines or verses from your favorite poems. But it can matter what ...

Mattis: US will try to work with Pakistan 'one more time' - The Japan News

U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday. 8:15 pm, October 04, 2017. Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday ...

Aung San Suu Kyi to be stripped of Freedom of Oxford over response to Rohingya crisis - Metro

Aung San Suu Kyi will be stripped of the Freedom of Oxford following mass condemnation of her response to the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar. The de facto leader of the country, Nobel peace prize winner and former Oxford student was granted the honour in ...

Oxford honour withdrawn from Suu Kyi over Rohingya issue - Times of India

Myanmar's defacto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of an honour, which was earlier bestowed on her by the city of Oxford, due to her inadequate response to Rohingya crisis in Myanmar. Nearly 5 lakh Rohingyas have been displaced after ...

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of 'Freedom of Oxford' honour over Rohingya crisis - DunyaNews Pakistan

This step comes in after last week when St Hugh's College at Oxford had removed a portrait of Suu Kyi from display. Photo: AFP. (Web Desk) - Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of the Freedom of Oxford after the city s council decided to withdraw the ...

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Oxford honour over Rohingya criticism - Hindustan Times

The 'Freedom of Oxford' was granted to Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar in 1997; she has close links to the city of Oxford, having lived in Park Town with her family and earlier attended St Hugh's College from 1964 until 1967. world Updated: Oct 04, 2017 15 ...

City of Oxford to strip Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi of award over treatment of Rohingya - South China Morning Post

Aung San Suu Kyi will be stripped of the Freedom of the City of Oxford, where she studied as an undergraduate, over her response to the Rohingya crisis. Oxford city council voted unanimously to support a cross-party motion that said it was “no longer ...

Aung San Suu Kyi is stripped of 'Freedom of Oxford' amid Rohingya violence - Telegraph.co.uk

Aung San Suu Kyi, who has ties to the city of Oxford, has been stripped of her prestigious award amid allegations Myanmar has been carrying out ethnic cleansing. The leader of Myanmar has had her "Freedom of Oxford" taken away after a vote by the ...

Buddhist nationalists and ethnic cleansing in Myanmar part 1: an introduction to the current crisis - OUPblog (blog)

Since August over 420,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and seeking refuge in Bangladesh. Sarah Seniuk and Abby Kulisz interview Michael Jerryson, a scholar who works on Buddhist-Muslim relations in Southeast Asia, in order ...