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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakon the council. Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgen
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 minutes ago
on the council. Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakNot far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international a
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 16 minutes ago
Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to flee into... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakNot far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international a
Fremont Tribune / Posted 22 minutes ago
Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to flee into... Read more
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Missoulian
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakNot far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international a
Missoulian / Posted 23 minutes ago
Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to flee into... Read more
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The World
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakNot far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international a
The World / Posted 27 minutes ago
Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to flee into... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Trump warns UN assembly he may have to 'destroy' North KoreaNetanyahu. Trump notably made no mention of the Middle East peace process - no
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 minutes ago
Netanyahu. Trump notably made no mention of the Middle East peace process - nor of climate change, nor the crisis in Myanmar - during his remarks, and scarcely touched on relations with China and Russia. "In over 30 years in my experience... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakon the council. Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgen
Hawaii News Now / Posted 31 minutes ago
on the council. Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to... Read more
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express
Theresa May suspends Myanmar military links in protest at Rohingya crisis BRITAIN is to suspend military links with Myanmar in protest at the outbreak
express / Posted 32 minutes ago
BRITAIN is to suspend military links with Myanmar in protest at the outbreak of violence against the country’s Muslim minority, Theresa May announced today. Theresa May... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakNot far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international a
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 32 minutes ago
Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to flee into... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Study in contrasts at UN as French, US presidents speakon the council. Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgen
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 45 minutes ago
on the council. Not far behind North Korea on the list of issues needing urgent international attention is the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, victims of what Guterres calls a campaign of "ethnic cleansing" that has driven nearly 400,000 to... Read more
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New Kerala
Taslima Nasreen likens Mamata Banerjee with 'Muslim fanatic' - newkerala news #272953government to submit the affidavit after a plea was filed before it against the
New Kerala / Posted 46 minutes ago
government to submit the affidavit after a plea was filed before it against the deportation of the illegal immigrants to Myanmar. Expressing her views over the issue, Mamata had earlier took to Twitter stating that "We do support the @UN appeal... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Officials: Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugeesNEW YORK (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with My
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 49 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the State Department said, as international condemnation intensified over the plight of... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns abuses in Rakhine but silent on army roleNAYPYITAW, Myanmar/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi o
Reuters / Posted 56 minutes ago
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday condemned rights violations in Rakhine state and said violators would be punished, but she did not address U.N. accusations of ethnic cleansing, drawing cool... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sushma Swaraj meets Sheikh Hasina, no talks on Rohingyasin which she condemned human rights violations in Rakhine state. Bangladesh, wh
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
in which she condemned human rights violations in Rakhine state. Bangladesh, which is facing a big influx of Rohingyas from Myanmar, has called on the international community to put pressure on Myanmar to stop the exodus. Swaraj also met Bhutanese... Read more
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The Economic Times
Keep focus on welfare of civilians: India on Rakhine violencehours after State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi’s state of the union address, has
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
hours after State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi’s state of the union address, has stressed on restoration of normalcy in Myanmar’s Rakhine state and called for the situation to be handled with restraint. Outlining its position at the UN, Rajiv... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rohingya refugees condemn Aung San Suu Kyi's 'impossible' promiseSuu Kyi's promise to allow their return is hollow In Bangladesh, Rohingya refu
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
Suu Kyi's promise to allow their return is hollow In Bangladesh, Rohingya refugees have condemned as meaningless a vow by Myanmar's de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi to allow their repatriation, saying they're being asked to meet impossible... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Rohingya Muslims trapped in MyanmarThousands of Rohingya Muslims trapped by hostile Buddhists in northwestern Myan
Sky News Australia / Posted an hour ago
Thousands of Rohingya Muslims trapped by hostile Buddhists in northwestern Myanmar have enough food and will not be granted the safe passage from two remote villages. The Rohingya villagers said they wanted to leave but needed government protection... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UN investigators demand 'full, unfettered' access to Myanmar2017-09-19 22:08 In Tel Aviv, a member of the Islamic Movement in Israel displ
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
2017-09-19 22:08 In Tel Aviv, a member of the Islamic Movement in Israel displays a defaced poster of Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration against Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya. (Oded... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UN team: Suu Kyi words 'bode well' for bid for Myanmar probe2017-09-19 22:44 National League for Democracy chairperson Aung San Suu Kyi. (
News 24 South Africa / Posted an hour ago
2017-09-19 22:44 National League for Democracy chairperson Aung San Suu Kyi. (File: Ye Aung Thu, AFP) Geneva - The leader of a team of UN human rights investigators said on Tuesday that... Read more
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Fortune
Why Did Facebook Delete Posts About Ethnic Cleansing in Myanmar?"In response to the situation in Myanmar, we are only removing graphic content
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
"In response to the situation in Myanmar, we are only removing graphic content when it is shared to celebrate the violence, versus raising awareness and condemning the action," said the company in an email statement to Fortune. "We are carefully... Read more
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The Columbian
Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar’s mapYANGON, Myanmar — For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. N
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
YANGON, Myanmar — For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is being wiped off the map. After a series of attacks by Muslim militants last month, security... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh urges Canada to mount pressure on Myanmar over Rohingya crisisrecently following the exodus from Rakhine State. The European Parliament has
Bdnews24.com / Posted an hour ago
recently following the exodus from Rakhine State. The European Parliament has asked the European Commission to threaten Myanmar with punitive sanctions if it does not end the atrocities in Rakhine State which is described as “textbook example of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rohingya being wiped off Myanmar’s mapa home in Gawdu Zara village, northern Rakhine state. (AP photos) YANGON: For
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
a home in Gawdu Zara village, northern Rakhine state. (AP photos) YANGON: For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is being wiped off the map. After a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapYANGON, Myanmar (AP) - For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar ho
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 hours ago
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is being wiped off the map. After a series of attacks by Muslim militants last month,... Read more
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The Economic Times
India needs to help Rohingyas, without letting them inThey have faced several military crackdowns with the latest series starting las
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
They have faced several military crackdowns with the latest series starting last year. Hundreds of thousands have fled Myanmar into Bangladesh and over 40,000 made their way to India settling in J&K and Hyderabad. The Rohingya issue entered... Read more
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The Economic Times
Just as Bangladeshis, Rohingyas too are illegal migrants and not refugeesdown. Were we to expel them to Bangladesh from where they came, we will not be
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
down. Were we to expel them to Bangladesh from where they came, we will not be endangering this Muslim population, which Myanmar identifies as Bengalis, to persecution. But if the belief is that they could be persecuted in Bangladesh, evidence of... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisIn this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor A
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
In this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, right, shakes hands with U.S. State Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisIn this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor A
Fremont Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
In this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, right, shakes hands with U.S. State Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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Missoulian
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisIn this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor A
Missoulian / Posted 2 hours ago
In this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, right, shakes hands with U.S. State Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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The World
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisIn this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor A
The World / Posted 2 hours ago
In this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, right, shakes hands with U.S. State Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
The Times and Democrat / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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NZCity
Manus and Nauru refugees to be approved for US resettlementto] a safe country," he said. It is welcome news Mr Mohammad, who was despairi
NZCity / Posted 2 hours ago
to] a safe country," he said. It is welcome news Mr Mohammad, who was despairing about the worsening ethnic conflict in Myanmar. "Our country has now many problems, our families are feeling sad," he said. The notice given to refugees said... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapYANGON, Myanmar (AP) - For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar ho
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 hours ago
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is being wiped off the map. After a series of attacks by Muslim militants last month,... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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The Sentinel
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
The Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisIn this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor A
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
In this photo released by Myanmar Foreign Ministry, Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, right, shakes hands with U.S. State Department's Deputy Assistant Secretary for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy, in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 19,... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugeesNEW YORK (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with My
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the State Department said, as international condemnation intensified over the plight of... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
Santa Maria Times / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
Sioux City Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisNEW YORK (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with My
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the State Department said, as international condemnation intensified over the plight of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisNEW YORK (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with My
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the State Department said, as international condemnation intensified over the plight of... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
Rapid City Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Canadian Muslim NGO Distributes Aid to Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh. Credit – ICNA Relief Canada via Storyfulhanded out. According to reports, roughly half of the more than 400,000 Rohingy
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 hours ago
handed out. According to reports, roughly half of the more than 400,000 Rohingya in Bangladesh who had fled violence in Myanmar were living in makeshift encampments without adequate shelter, supplies or facilities. A woman and three children... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Japan to ask Myanmar implement Kofi Annan reportstill coming. As of now, Bangladesh is hosting over 800,000 Rohingyas. He stat
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 hours ago
still coming. As of now, Bangladesh is hosting over 800,000 Rohingyas. He stated the history of Rohingyas settlement in Myanmar, which is about 1500 years old and said that Rohingyas have an affinity for Bangla and some other languages such as... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Tillerson speaks to Suu Kyi on Myanmar refugee crisisNEW YORK (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with My
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone Tuesday with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the State Department said, as international condemnation intensified over the plight of... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's mapFILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over fr
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017 file photo, Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to collect sanitary products distributed by aid agencies near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh. After a series of attacks... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. urges Myanmar to address rights abuse allegationsWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday urged M
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday urged Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi to facilitate humanitarian aid for people affected by the violence in Rakhine State and to address “deeply troubling” human rights abuse... Read more
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