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News Myanmar: Level of Myanmar army brutality 'hard to fathom': UN probe

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/myanmar-army-removed-politics-un-probe-075436107.html
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

Myanmar's army has used unfathomable levels of violence against minority Rohingya, UN investigators said Tuesday, calling for the military to be removed from politics and top generals to be prosecuted ...

News Myanmar: Myanmar refugees evacuated from squalid Omaha apartments

News source: https://www.sfgate.com/news/world/article/Myanmar-refugees-evacuated-from-squalid-Omaha-13248644.php
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — About 500 refugees have been relocated from a Nebraska apartment complex after units were deemed unlivable. The Omaha World-Herald reports the Myanmar refugees were living at the Ya...

News Myanmar: Myanmar military brutality against Rohingya 'hard to fathom': UN investigator

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/myanmar-military-brutality-against-rohingya-hard-fathom-un-093240284.html
Publicated on: onday 17 September 2018

The level of brutality used by Myanmar's military against the Rohingya minority is "hard to fathom", a UN investigator said Tuesday, presenting a damning report calling for top generals to be prosecut...

News Myanmar: Myanmar crush Nepal hopes

News source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2018-09-22/myanmar-crush-nepal-hopes.html
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Nepal crashed out of the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship Qualifier with a demoralising 11-1 loss at the hands of a clinical Myanmar team on Friday. Myanmar sunk 10 goals in the first half with ...

News Myanmar: Revisiting Chien-Chi Chang’s Project, Myanmar, the Price of Isolation

News source: https://www.magnumphotos.com/newsroom/politics/revisiting-chien-chi-changs-project-myanmar-the-price-of-isolation/
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

How did your Price of Isolation work come to be? What were your motivations, and what level of personal attachment did you have to the issues at hand? I had always been fascinated with Myanmar (Burma) ...

News Myanmar: Myanmar transition at standstill, says UN

News source: https://daddyhood.net/myanmar-transition-at-standstill-says-un-1151.html
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Myanmar's democratic transition has ground to a standstill as authorities seek to silence critics while allowing hate speech, particularly against Muslim Rohingya, the head of the UN human rights miss...

News Myanmar: Canada lawmakers declare Myanmar Rohingya killings genocide

News source: https://www.dhakatribune.com/world/south-asia/2018/09/22/canada-lawmakers-declare-myanmar-rohingya-killings-genocide
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

A brutal military campaign drove more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh, where they now live in cramped refugee camps Canadian lawmakers on Thursday unanimously voted to decla...

News Myanmar: Myanmar wants to enchant with new destination branding

News source: http://www.ttgasia.com/2018/09/19/myanmar-wants-to-enchant-with-new-destination-branding/
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

Myanmar has introduced the Be Enchanted brand, replacing Let the Journey Begin launched five years ago. According to a statement from the Myanmar Tourism Marketing Association, the new brand “portrays ...

News Myanmar: UN challenges, Myanmar crimes, and banker bonuses: The Cheat Sheet

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/un-challenges-myanmar-crimes-and-banker-bonuses-the-cheat-sheet/ar-AAAtDBR
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

Here’s the IRIN team’s weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe. On our radar: Dim hopes for progress at the UNGA As the UN General Assembly kicks off on Monday ...

News Myanmar: Canada declares Myanmar treatment of Rohingya to be genocide

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-sg/news/world/canada-declares-myanmar-treatment-of-rohingya-to-be-genocide/ar-AAAsoK3
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

The motion Thursday also endorsed the findings of a United Nations mission that outlined how crimes against humanity have been committed by the Myanmar military against Rohingya and other minorities. ...

News Myanmar: Myanmar army should be removed from politics: UN probe

News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/myanmar-army-should-be-removed-from-politics-un-probe
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

YANGON • Myanmar's powerful army should be removed from politics, UN investigators said yesterday in the final version of a damning report reiterating calls for top generals to be prosecuted for genoc...

News Myanmar: U.N. chief urges Myanmar government to free Reuters journalists

News source: https://www.metro.us/news/reuters/un-chief-urges-myanmar-government-to-free-reuters-journalists
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the Myanmar government to pardon and release two imprisoned Reuters journalists as soon as possible. "It is not acc...