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UN Rights Council to ‘Urgently’ Send Rights Probe to Myanmar

UN Rights Council to ‘Urgently’ Send Rights Probe to Myanmar

GENEVA (AFP): The UN Rights Council agreed Friday to “urgently” launch an investigation into violations against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, including torture, murder and rapes allegedly committed by troops. The Geneva-based body decided to “dispatch urgently an independent international fact-finding mission” ...

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Doctors Seek Support For Rohingya Muslims

Doctors Seek Support For Rohingya Muslims

Rohingya Muslim doctors in Europe have described the situation in Myanmar’s Rakhine State as ‘genocide’ Bayram Altug GENEVA (AA) — Rohingya Muslim doctors in Europe have described the situation in Myanmar’s Rakhine State as “genocide,” and have called on the ...

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‘Rohingya citizenship’ Plan Irks Myanmar Extremist Buddhists

‘Rohingya citizenship’ Plan Irks Myanmar Extremist Buddhists

  SITTWE, MYANMAR (AP) — Hundreds of hard-line Buddhists in Myanmar wracked by religious violence protested against the government’s plan to give citizenship to some members of the persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority community. Rakhine state’s dominant Arakan National Party led the protest ...

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Myanmar ‘May be Trying to Expel’ All Rohingya: UN

Myanmar ‘May be Trying to Expel’ All Rohingya: UN

Fatih Erel GENEVA (AA): The UN Special Rapporteur Yanghee Lee Monday called for “prompt, thorough, independent and impartial investigations” into the killings and other serious human rights violations in Myanmar while “the government may be trying to expel Rohingya population.” “No ...

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Chinese Communist Party Officials Harden Rhetoric on Islam

Chinese Communist Party Officials Harden Rhetoric on Islam

BEIJING (AP) — China’s ruling Communist Party is hardening its rhetoric on Islam, with top officials making repeated warnings about the specter of global religious extremism seeping into the country and the need to protect traditional Chinese identity. Shaerheti Ahan, ...

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