Now that Aung San Suu Kyi is once again a victim of the Myanmar military's repression, will she publicly revoke (and apologize for) her defense of that same military's mass atrocities against Rohingya Muslims?
India's Supreme Court rejected a plea to stop the government from deporting some 150 Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar that police detained last month
Unbelievably, the Indian government is threatening to deport some 150 Rohingya Muslims back to Myanmar despite the Myanmar military's long history of atrocities against the Rohingya and the current military junta's utter brutality.
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.
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.
The Myanmar military commits crimes against humanity against Rohingya Muslims with barely anyone charged but then prioritizes charging Aung San Suu Kyi with, first, the grave crime of importing walkie talkies, and now, violating the National Disaster Law.
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.
Today I spoke with Aung San Suu Kyi to convey Canada's deep concerns for Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. Details:
Thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing for their lives are trapped at the Myanmar-Bangladesh border.
'Muslims killing Muslims' is how she describes the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya in this interview. Shameful. Awful. Inexcusable.