17 septembrie 2019

UN Says Rohingya Still in Myanmar Face ‘Threat of Genocide’

irrawaddy.com

YANGON/GENEVA—Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who remain inside Myanmar face systematic persecution and are living under the threat of genocide, a UN fact-finding mission said on Monday, repeating calls for the country’s top generals to face trial. Myanmar security forces are accused of killings, gang rapes and arson during a crackdown in August 2017 that drove more than 730,000 people to flee Rakhine State for neighboring Bangladesh. The crackdown followed attacks on police posts by [...]