Daily Archives: April 15, 2017

Pictures of Jose Ramos Horta for Lindsay Murdoch piece. photos supplied Timor Photography Location: Dili Timor-LesteDate: March 20th 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi ‘hung out to dry’, say East Timorese, Australian leaders

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been "hung out to dry" over atrocities on Rohingya Muslims, according to a senior Australian Labor Party official and East Timor's former president Jose Ramos Horta. "Condemning Suu...
Rohingya issue: ASEAN must continue to pressure, extend aid - Syed Hamid

Rohingya issue: ASEAN must continue to pressure, extend aid – Syed Hamid

SYED HAMID: "ASEAN countries particularly, do not stop your efforts so that Myanmar will at the very least stop its military activities so that aid can be channeled to the Rohingya." - KUALA LUMPUR: ASEAN...

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Thousands of Muslim Rohingya live in makeshift shelters at a refugee camp in Bangladesh. (Photo courtesy of Dr. Imran Akbar)

Rohingya crisis: ICC team in Dhaka

    A delegation of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have arrived in Dhaka to discuss the Rohingya crisis. They landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around...
UN investigators say the violence warrants the prosecution of top generals for genocide [Soe Zeya Tun/Reuters]

US slaps sanctions on Myanmar army chief over Rohingya abuses

The US action against senior army officers comes as the military has continued to 'commit human rights violations'. The United States on Tuesday announced sanctions...
Congress gave Rohingyas free access to India and land

Congress gave Rohingyas free access to India and land

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday announced that it will have one final hearing in August on petitions filed by the Rohingyas to...
Fresh allegations of ‘war crimes’ emerge in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine

Fresh allegations of ‘war crimes’ emerge in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine

Ethnic Chin people hold placards during a protest asking for an end to conflict in Chin state and Rakhine state, in Yangon yesterday. In Rakhine...
OIC raises plight of Rohingya at UN session in Geneva

OIC raises plight of Rohingya at UN session in Geneva

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen receives Ambassador of Afghanistan to Saudi Arabia Shafiq Samim at his office...