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The Religious Freedom in the World Report, covering 2019-2020, "was particularly scathing about China and Myanmar," citing atrocities against Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang and Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine.
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UN Urges Bangladesh to Delay Rohingya Refugee Island Transfers
Bangladesh calls on Southeast Asia to pressure Myanmar to take back the Rohingya refugees
The Myanmar generals got away with large-scale murder, rape & arson against Rohingya Muslims. Lesson learned. They now turn to the rest of the people of Myanmar, trying to crush their desire for democracy. It's time the world really ends this criminality.
Although formally ceding power to civilians, the Myanmar military has long operated "without civilian oversight." Having violently chased 700,000 Rohingya to Bangladesh, the military has now brought similar tactics..to cities and towns around the country."
Videos show Myanmar soldiers and police officers using "shotguns, flash bangs, tear gas grenade launchers and rifles" to attack anti-coup protesters. At least one of unit involved in the crackdown had been implicated in atrocities against Rohingya Muslims.
Myanmar's military leader Senior General Min Aung Hlaing was already wanted for directed crimes against humanity against Rohingya Muslims. Now he's also wanted for mounting a coup and overthrowing Myanmar's democracyc.
Aung San Suu Kyi's party, accused of genocide against Rohingya Muslims, claimed victory in Myanmar's elections. Over 1 million people could not vote — mostly Muslims because the government denies them citizenship. Most are locked in camps in "apartheid" conditions, say groups.
Pls stop saying Aung San Suu Kyi is "silent" over Rohingya genocide. She's not silent. She's v vocally denying it:
Canada is deeply concerned by the flow of refugees from Myanmar & reports of serious abuse against the Rohingya. Civilians must be protected