Inspiring! Myanmar facing lawsuit from the government of Gambia

In a highly unusual move, the West African nation of The Gambia on Monday filed a lawsuit against Myanmar, accusing it of perpetrating a genocide on ethnic Rohingya Muslims which forced hundreds of thousands to flee the Asian nation. The Gambia, with the full support of the 57-member Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC), filed the … Continue reading Inspiring! Myanmar facing lawsuit from the government of Gambia

Myanmar government claims UN report on genocide was ‘fake news’

A Myanmar government spokesman on Wednesday rejected a report by United Nations investigators that called for top generals to be prosecuted for genocide, saying the international community was making "false allegations", Reuters noted. His comments came a day after the U.N report, which marked the first time the organisation has explicitly called for Myanmar officials … Continue reading Myanmar government claims UN report on genocide was ‘fake news’

War Crimes: The U.N. insists on prosecuting indicted Myanmar soldiers

The international community on Monday supported the UN report, which called for an investigation and prosecution of Myanmar's top military officials on charges of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes against Rohingya Muslims. The report prepared by the UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar stated that human rights violations and abuses committed in … Continue reading War Crimes: The U.N. insists on prosecuting indicted Myanmar soldiers