Friday, 15 September 2017 10:01

UN Chief: Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya must end

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The United Nations Security Coun-cil broke its weeks-long silence on the crisis in Myanmar and called for an end to the violence as UN chief Antonio Guterres said the military campaign amounted to ethnic cleansing of Ro-hingya Muslims. After a closed-door meeting, the 15-member council, including China, a sup-porter of Myanmar's former ruling junta, expressed concern about exces-sive force during security operations in Rakhine state and called for 'immediate steps" to end the violence...............................Download the full article in pdf attachment (below)

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