Wednesday, May 09, 2018
The world is failing to take real steps to fight the genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, said the director of the British-based Burma Human Rights Network (BHRN).
Wednesday, 07 March 2018
The UN assistant secretary-general for human rights on Tuesday decried the continued "ethnic cleansing" of the Rohingya in Myanmar’s restive Rakhine state and warned of a potential “genocide”.
Councillors vote overwhelmingly to remove award from Myanmar leader, whose handling the Rohingya crisis has been fiercely criticised
Women interviewed in isolation recount sexual assault experiences at hands of troops revealing 'sickening sameness' and 'distinct pattern' to abuse
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Thousands of Rohingya refugees have set up camp in an area known as 'no man's land' between Myanmar and Bangladesh.
Jessie Thomson is senior director of program innovation and strategic partnerships at CARE Canada. She is also a member of the World Refugee Council.
'We have taken the unprecedented step of stripping her of the city’s highest honour because of her inaction in the face of oppression'