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...
[India], Mar. 08 (ANI): The US Holocaust Memorial Museum invalidated the prestigious Elie Wiesel Award that was presented to Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi in 2012. Sify - IndiaAlso reported by •The Age •FOXNews.com
The United States Holocaust Museum is revoking a major human rights award given to Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's civilian leader, saying... L.A. Times - AfricaAlso reported by •NPR •FOXNews.com •Reuters
Three peace prize laureates who met with Rohingya Muslims in refugee camps accused fellow Nobel recipient Aung San Suu Kyi and Myanmar’s military of committing genocide in the violence that forced.. Source: Time -
Three Nobel Peace Prize laureates are urging Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, herself a Nobel laureate, to condemn the violence against Rohingya refugees or possibly face prosecution for genocide. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
On Tuesday, the United States described Myanmar denials of ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims as “preposterous." The US called on the U.N. Security Council to hold the military accountable and.. Source: Wochit News -
Over 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar in the last five months. Refugees are saying the country's army is killing and raping their people. Former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson has resigned.. Source: CBSN -
Boris Johnson has said there is no doubt that "industrial ethnic cleansing" of Rohingya Muslims has been taking place in Myanmar. Speaking a day after meeting the country's de facto leader Aung San Suu.. Source: ODN -