Myanmar conflict: Aung San Suu Kyi 'must step in'

Myanmar conflict: Aung San Suu Kyi 'must step in'
 

The UN's special rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar has criticised its de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, for failing to protect the Rohingya Muslim minority.
Yanghee Lee said the situation in Rakhine was "really grave" and it was time for Ms Suu Kyi to "step in".
Her comments came as the number of Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh reached 87,000, according to UN estimates.
That is more than the exodus after the October 2016 violence in Rakhine.
Both outpourings were sparked by attacks by Rohingya militants on police posts that triggered a crackdown by the Burmese... read more

 
4 September 2017 in World News, Views: 41
Source: BBC
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