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Aung San Suu Kyi to skip UN General Assembly

WorldNews Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi to skip UN General AssemblyYangon, Myanmar — Myanmar’s national leader Aung San Suu Kyi, facing outrage over violence that has forced about 400,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh, will not attend the upcoming United Nations General Assembly because of the crisis, her office said on Wednesday. The exodus of refugees, sparked by the security forces’ fierce response to a series of Rohingya militant...
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Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to stay away from next week’s UN General Assembly amid growing international pressure over ethnic violence that is forcing Rohingya Muslims to flee the country. Up to 400,000 refugees have fled a security crackdown in Rakhine state since the eruption...

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