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Canberra Times
Fitz Column: Yes, yes, yes, a triumph for secular liberalsgenocide and an accomplice to murder." Bob Geldof returning his Freedom of the
Canberra Times / Posted 3 hours ago
genocide and an accomplice to murder." Bob Geldof returning his Freedom of the City of Dublin because Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma has not had hers revoked. "I'm not fussed by it. Go and read the transcripts: they clearly show my actions and my... Read more
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The Age
Fitz Column: Yes, yes, yes, a triumph for secular liberalsgenocide and an accomplice to murder." Bob Geldof returning his Freedom of the
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
genocide and an accomplice to murder." Bob Geldof returning his Freedom of the City of Dublin because Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma has not had hers revoked. "I'm not fussed by it. Go and read the transcripts: they clearly show my actions and my... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fitz Column: Yes, yes, yes, a triumph for secular liberalsgenocide and an accomplice to murder." Bob Geldof returning his Freedom of the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
genocide and an accomplice to murder." Bob Geldof returning his Freedom of the City of Dublin because Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma has not had hers revoked. "I'm not fussed by it. Go and read the transcripts: they clearly show my actions and my... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
A league of his ownthe drug “war.” In addition to the Philippines, such other members of the Asso
Bulatlat.com / Posted 7 hours ago
the drug “war.” In addition to the Philippines, such other members of the Association of Southeast Nations (ASEAN) as Burma, Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam have also been in violation of human rights. Since August this year, Burmese security... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 18 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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The News & Observer
Grateful for the chance to giveforgotten what Rwanda tried to warn us of. Several months ago, a UN human right
The News & Observer / Posted 18 hours ago
forgotten what Rwanda tried to warn us of. Several months ago, a UN human rights official described the Rohingya crisis in Burma as “a textbook example of ethnic cleansing.” Genocides cannot proceed without international cooperation or inaction –... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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News 8000
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
News 8000 / Posted 18 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
KTXS Abilene / Posted 18 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Tillerson under fire for turmoil at Statethe bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip throu
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 hours ago
the bipartisan criticism of his management stacked up. Following his trip through Asia alongside Trump, Tillerson went to Burma, but is now back in Washington hosting a conference with African ministers.Lowest morale in years As the battle over... Read more
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Peace Arch News
PENINSULA ZOOMERS: We’ve all come a long way since slightSecond World War, where Sikhs figured prominently in the Allied Forces. They fo
Peace Arch News / Posted 23 hours ago
Second World War, where Sikhs figured prominently in the Allied Forces. They fought and sacrificed their lives in Europe, Burma, Turkey and North Africa. As another somber and soggy Remembrance Day has passed, with CARP laying a wreath once again... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
OBITUARY: Soldier, 96, who survived death railway fell in love with Lakesprison camp. That might not have been too bad but in 1943 he was sent by train
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
prison camp. That might not have been too bad but in 1943 he was sent by train up through Malaya to Thailand to build the Burma Railway. The weather, disease, the construction timetable and the behaviour of some of the guards meant that he was one... Read more
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Gulf News
Myanmar cardinal defends Suu Kyi on eve of pope tripliving illegally in the country. It has denied them citizenship, even though th
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
living illegally in the country. It has denied them citizenship, even though they have lived in Myanmar, also known as Burma, for generations.“The pope will have to be very cautious in using the term ‘Rohingya’ because that is very political... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Amy BurmaB.S., business administration, Metropolitan State University Family: Husband,
Finance and Commerce / Posted yesterday
B.S., business administration, Metropolitan State University Family: Husband, Matt; daughter, Addison; son, Brayden , assistant vice president of branch operations and sales support manager at MidCountry Bank, followed her mother into... Read more
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International Business Times
Poignant portraits of Rohingya Muslim refugees injured while fleeing ethnic violence in Myanmar are they desperate to flee Myanmar? The Rohingya are a Muslim minority in pred
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
are they desperate to flee Myanmar? The Rohingya are a Muslim minority in predominantly-Buddhist Myanmar, also known as Burma. They are concentrated in western Rakhine state, which is adjacent to Bangladesh. Their numbers have been estimated at... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Shan State: Burma’s hidden humanitarian crisisacross the globe, intensifying the pressure on governments to tackle the unacce
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
across the globe, intensifying the pressure on governments to tackle the unacceptable conduct of security forces in Burma (Myanmar). But as this is happening, ethnic groups on the opposite side of the country are suffering in silence while... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
The misery of Thailands’ immigration detention centresDetention Centres (IDCs) from internal bleeding in her brain. She ended up in
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
Detention Centres (IDCs) from internal bleeding in her brain. She ended up in Sadao IDC after she was trafficked from Burma (Myanmar) in 2014. Her desperate escape from persecution didn’t matter to Thai authorities, as they promptly detained... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Burma: Military gang-raped Rohingya woman and girls – HRWBURMA’S (Myanmar) military systematically raped and tortured women and girls as
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
BURMA’S (Myanmar) military systematically raped and tortured women and girls as part of their campaign of ethnic cleansing against Rohingya Muslims in Northern Rakhine State, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report released Thursday. The 37-page... Read more
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The Forward
Myanmar Is Not The First Genocidal Government Israel Has Sold Arms Toineffective, says Mack. Then there’s the fact that the French report states tha
The Forward / Posted yesterday
ineffective, says Mack. Then there’s the fact that the French report states that the sales of weaponized attack boats to Burma is not problematic or under dispute. “This is patently false,” says Mack. “In the final years of the civil war in Sri... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Could Add North Korea To List Of State Sponsors Of Terror Next Week2010 that “the fact is that North Korea continues to smuggle missiles and weapo
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
2010 that “the fact is that North Korea continues to smuggle missiles and weapons to other countries around the world - Burma, Iran, Hezbollah, Hamas." Aside from that, the North continues to terrorize the world with its missile and nuclear... Read more
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The Hill
Democracy in Myanmar — combating the Rohingya crisisof victimhood has been fed and fueled by certain nationalist Buddhist leaders w
The Hill / Posted yesterday
of victimhood has been fed and fueled by certain nationalist Buddhist leaders who warn against the country turning into "Burma-stan." They cite Islam’s “takeover” of formerly Buddhist countries like Indonesia, Malaysia and Afghanistan as... Read more
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Irish Examiner
UN committee backs Burma Rohingya muslims resolution | Irish Examiner Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 06:12 pm A key UN committee
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 06:12 pm A key UN committee has overwhelmingly approved a resolution calling on Burma's... Read more
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The Hill
The list no one wants to be onwithout delay. In our annual report, released in April, USCIRF recommended tha
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
without delay. In our annual report, released in April, USCIRF recommended that 16 countries be designated CPCs: Burma, Central African Republic, China, Eritrea, Iran, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria,... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
'Endangered': Wandsworth researcher wants to protect this 'Star Wars' primatePeng-Fei, are Star Wars fans. Hoolock gibbons can be found in Asian countries,
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Peng-Fei, are Star Wars fans. Hoolock gibbons can be found in Asian countries, including Bangladesh, India and Myanmar (Burma), and are known to move around in trees while spending little time on the ground. While it is estimated that there are... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tillerson talks of Burma uneaseNAYPYIDAW, Burma -- Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that the U.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
NAYPYIDAW, Burma -- Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that the U.S. is deeply concerned about "credible reports" of atrocities committed by Burma's security forces and called for an independent investigation into a humanitarian crisis... Read more
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Aljazeera
Myanmar forces committed 'widespread rape' of Rohingyarefugees who helped them cross a river into Bangladesh. HRW has requested the
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
refugees who helped them cross a river into Bangladesh. HRW has requested the UN to "impose bilateral arms embargoes on Burma, and create and implement sanctions regimes - including travel bans, asset freezes, and restrictions on access to... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
As Tillerson visits Burma, Holocaust Museum points to ‘mounting evidence of genocide’THERE is “mounting evidence of genocide” in Burma (Myanmar) according to a repo
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
THERE is “mounting evidence of genocide” in Burma (Myanmar) according to a report published this week, as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expressed the need for a “credible and impartial investigation” into alleged abuses against Rohingya Muslims... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Asean reaches historical regional consensus on the rights of migrant workersProtection and the Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers in 2007, countrie
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
Protection and the Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers in 2007, countries that send migrants including Indonesia, Burma and the Philippines; those who both send and receive like Malaysia and Thailand; and indeed Singapore which receives... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Rex Tillerson calls for independent investigation into Rohingya crisisRex Tillerson has called for an independent investigation into Burma’s treatmen
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Rex Tillerson has called for an independent investigation into Burma’s treatment of the Rohingya people – but refused to follow Theresa May’s lead and describe the military’s action as ethnic cleansing. Mr Tillerson met Aung San Suu Kyi, the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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New York Daily News
Official: US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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FOX News
US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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FOX News
US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump loves human rights - when convenientfor suffocating democracy. But Trump sailed through Asia with hardly a public w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
for suffocating democracy. But Trump sailed through Asia with hardly a public word about the persecuted Rohingya Muslims in Burma, where hundreds of thousands have fled brutal ethnic cleansing. (He mentioned it only behind closed doors in his final... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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The Columbian
Tillerson says U.S. considers individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward.” Myanmar was... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US would consider individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Tillerson says US considers individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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New York Daily News
Tillerson says US considers individual sanctions for Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Tillerson says US considers individual sanctions for Myanmar | Myanmarand violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local popu
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and violence and insecurity affecting Rohingya populations and other local populations and discuss ways to help Burma stakeholders implement commitments aimed at ending the crisis and charting productive ways forward." Myanmar was... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Tillerson to press Suu Kyi on Rohingyawhether the diplomat would raise the threat of military sanctions―which US lawm
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
whether the diplomat would raise the threat of military sanctions―which US lawmakers have pushed for back home. “We think Burma (Myanmar) has made a lot of progress in the past few years and we would not want to see that progress reversed because... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 15 best destinations for December sunand scuba diving opportunities of Ao Nang Beach. What’s in a name? Whether you
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
and scuba diving opportunities of Ao Nang Beach. What’s in a name? Whether you call it Myanmar (its official title) or Burma (its more familiar moniker), this fascinating Far Eastern country has leapt onto travel to-do lists in the last decade.... Read more
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