The UN secretary general urges Myanmar to suspend military action in Rakhine state.a-rohingya-muslim-woman-and-her-son-cry-after-being-caught-by-border-guard-bangladesh-while-illegally-crossing-at-a-border-check-point-in-coxs-bazar_5752865


More than 125,000 Rohingya Muslims are fleeing a Burmese military offensive in restive Rakhine state, according to aid organizations. Reports keep flooding in of mass killings carried out by Burmese security forces, as well as torture, rape and the systematic razing of Rohingya villages.

via Rohingya crisis: Humanitarian situation catastrophic, UN says — BBC News – Home

Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma’s long-celebrated Nobel peace laureate who is the nation’s leader.

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