The United States says attacks on Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar is ‘ethnic cleansing’

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington. (Photo by AFP) The United States has described the ongoing violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar as “ethnic cleansing”, accusing the country’s forces of perpetrating “horrendous atrocities” against Rohingyas. The statement on Wednesday from US Secretary of State […]

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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson urges Suu Kyi to end violence against Rohingya Muslims

Britain’s Foreign Minister Boris Johnson (Photo by AFP) British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has condemned ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims in the Muslim-majority Rakhine region in Myanmar. Johnson on Sunday warned Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s de facto leader, that the atrocities against Rohingya Muslims are “besmirching” her country’s reputation. He urged Suu Kyi to […]

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