Wednesday, 01 November 2017 12:01

Israel still selling weapons to Myanmar's navy

weaponry found in afghanistan 2011Israeli-made guns are going to Myanmar's navy, used in crackdown on Rohingya Muslims 

israel-patrol-boatBurmese military show off two Israeli-made gunboats.Israel has been accused of continuing to sell military equipment to the Burmese military even as it faced accusations of war crimes against minority Rohingya Muslims.

RefuseChina will be affected if there's any unstable situation in Myanmar,' says senior official .China has refused to condemn the government in Burma over the Rohingya crisis and claimed foreign intervention does not work.

crisisU.N. agencies convene Monday in Geneva to request a sum of $434 million to fund a massive emergency response to the Rohingya refugee crisis in eastern Bangladesh, where nearly 600,000 people have crossed the border after fleeing recent violence in Myanmar.

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