#Myanmar

  • Article: What Pope Francis Told Rohingya Refugees When He Finally Met Them Today
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    What Pope Francis Told Rohingya Refugees When He Finally Met Them Today

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 1, 2017

    "In the name of all of those who have persecuted you, hurt you, I ask forgiveness.” Read more

  • Article: Girls as Young as 12 Married to Older Men in Worsening Rohingya Refugee Crisis
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    Girls as Young as 12 Married to Older Men in Worsening Rohingya Refugee Crisis

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 30, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “I have no father and I was a great burden on my mother so it’s better I got married.” Read more

  • Article: Myanmar Just Agreed to Let Rohingya Muslims Return Home
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    Myanmar Just Agreed to Let Rohingya Muslims Return Home

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 23, 2017

    Aid agencies say their safety must be guaranteed. Read more

  • Article: Rape Against Rohingya Women Is So Widespread That Groups Can't Even Measure It Accurately
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    Rape Against Rohingya Women Is So Widespread That Groups Can't Even Measure It Accurately

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    All but one rape survivor told Human Rights Watch they were gang raped. Read more

  • Article: Rex Tillerson Calls on Myanmar to Investigate Atrocities Against Rohingya
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    Rex Tillerson Calls on Myanmar to Investigate Atrocities Against Rohingya

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 15, 2017

    Tillerson called the violence horrific, but declined to call it “ethnic cleansing.” Read more

  • Article: British PM Theresa May Condemns What ‘Looks Like Ethnic Cleansing' of Rohingya Muslims
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    British PM Theresa May Condemns What ‘Looks Like Ethnic Cleansing' of Rohingya Muslims

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 14, 2017

    We must “do everything possible to stop this appalling and inhuman destruction.” Read more

  • Article: Bob Geldof Is Handing Back Dublin Special Honour in Protest Against Myanmar’s Suu Kyi After Rohingya Crisis
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    Bob Geldof Is Handing Back Dublin Special Honour in Protest Against Myanmar’s Suu Kyi After Rohingya Crisis

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 13, 2017

    “Her association with our city shames us all.” Read more

  • Feature: Timeline: How the Rohingya Crisis Unfolded in Myanmar
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    Timeline: How the Rohingya Crisis Unfolded in Myanmar

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 9, 2017

    Global Citizen takes a deeper look at how the Rohingya crisis evolved into an emergency. Read more