Rohingya crisis: ‘Last chance’ for Aung San Suu Kyi — BBC News

Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, must act to stop “absolutely horrible” tragedy, the UN chief tells the BBC.

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Malala Yousafzai is urging Aung San Suu Kyi to condemn the “tragic and shameful” treatment of the Myanmar’s Rohingya people.

America’s great surge of hatred after President Trump’s election

America is once again divided over the question of race and rightful citizenship.

After President Trump’s election and the terrible events in Charlottesville, Virginia, neo-nazi alt-right organizations such as the Proud Boys or the Ku Klux Klan have been locally very active, organizing meetings in a great many states to spread their poisonous ideology.

They identify themselves as white nationalists, who want to preserve the white majority in the U.S., claiming that whites losing their majority status is equivalent to “white genocide.”

Watch this video on CNN to learn more about the white supremacists and their ideology
and read this article about the rise of hate crimes perpetrated by youngsters sweeping through the country. Alarming, isn’t it?

Also check press cartoons for a more lighter side of the story !

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Rohingya crisis: Humanitarian situation catastrophic, UN says

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.

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