The Muslim Rohingyas have been fleeing from Myanmar (Burma) by the thousands.
After the UN Security Council held closed consultations on the violence against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar, the president of the UNSC voices the states' concern over the situation in the country.
One of the dozens of boats carrying Rohingya to the Bangladeshi border town of Teknaf capsized on Thursday and at least two people drowned, police said.
WASHINGTON, D.C.: A top United States lawmaker defended Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday (Friday in Manila), saying Myanmar's under-fire leader had assured him she is working to get aid to Rohingya Muslims suffering a violent military crackdown. And we need to support Aung San Suu Kyi and her leadership, but also be very clear and unequivocal to the military share, power-sharing in that government that this is unacceptable.
Activists say more than 100 villagers, women and children among them, have been killed by security forces. But the former political prisoner has faced growing criticism from fellow Nobel laureates over her response to what the United Nations human rights chief called a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing".
Violence in Myanmar has invited reactions from around the world. "Aid has been severely disrupted and 380,000 refugees have fled to Bangladesh", Guterres said in a tweet.
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He directed the blame toward Myanmar's powerful military, which is responsible for security operations that have seen almost 400,000 people flee to neighbouring Bangladesh in the past three weeks after Rohingya insurgents launched coordinated attacks on government forces.
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His comments came in a joint news conference with the Kuwaiti emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah, in Washington on Thursday. Later Friday, the White House said Trump had spoken separately with the leaders of Saudi Arabia and the UAE.
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BSF troops guarding the border, retaliated the firing and gave a befitting reply while on civilian was also injured. The jawan, identified as identified as Captain Brijendra Bahadur Singh, was succumbed to his injuries.
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