Oct 19 2017
The NGO said it had carried out interviews with more than 100 refugees who have fled the townships alleged to have been badly burned, none of which suggested Rohingya were responsible.
These refugees were waiting to be registered by the Bangladeshi authorities before being transferred to camps, Efe news reported. "We would like to talk to those who have fled, and those who have stayed - more than 50% of villages of Muslims are intact and are as they were before the attacks took place". "It is vital that Members of this Parliament, which is seen as a beacon of democracy in the world, send a powerful message today that we will stand with the people being persecuted, the Rohingya population and other minorities in Myanmar", Rushanara added.
"We had been nearly starving, along with our kids, for a long time", refugee Md Islam, 45, a resident of a village in Buthidaung township told BenarNews, an RFA-affiliated online news service.
Many of the Rohingyas who arrived since Sunday told the UNHCR they were forced to leave when their villages were set on fire.
Feltman visited several communities affected by the recent violence in northern Rakhine state by air.
Designating the Rohingya as victims of genocide under a 1948 United Nations convention would increase pressure on the global community to take action to protect them, and could expose Myanmar officials to a greater threat of worldwide justice.
Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled Myanmar since August 25, when the military launched a crackdown decried by the United Nations as "ethnic cleansing".
Malaysian terrorist could be new IS leader in Marawi
Ano added with Hapilon and Maute dead, the equation may change. He said the terrorists are still holding about 20 hostages.
Trump Reportedly Joked That Mike Pence Wants to "Hang" All Homosexuals
Oh, and he thinks Catholicism is a "false religion", being gay is a sin, and that wives must "submit" to their husbands. Pence has been criticized for his far-right and homophobic views in the past.
Son-in-law of ex-Pakistan PM Sharif arrested by anti-corruption body
The court also made a decision to separate the trial of Hussain and Hassan from that of Sharif and his daughter and son-in-law. Sharif and his sons Hasan and Hussain Nawaz will not be appearing and an application in this regard will be moved in the court.
Refugees International described the actions of the military in Myanmar as "crimes against humanity" in a report released earlier this month.
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein has called the situation "a textbook example of ethnic cleansing", but he has not used the word genocide.
The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), a militant group, claimed responsibility for the attacks as well as for deadly smaller-scale raids on three border guard stations in October 2016.
Amnesty International has accused Myanmar's security forces of killing hundreds of men, women and children during a systematic campaign to expel the Rohingya.
It said the council should explore options for bringing the perpetrators to justice under worldwide law if Myanmar authorities do not act swiftly.
"The efforts must be scaled up and expanded to receive and protect refugees and ensure they are provided with basic shelter and acceptable living conditions", the officials said Monday.
Oct 19 2017
Garmin Speak integrates Alexa: Now the navigation is even smarter
Whether I was listening to a soft- spoken radio host or a power ballad from a Broadway soundtrack, the sound was clear and rich. One other major difference: The new speaker has a pairing button where the ¼-inch threaded mount is located on the older model.
Oct 19 2017
Amazon Studios Head Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations
Amazon sent invitees a statement notifying them of the cancellation but offered no explanation, according to the report. That strategy is now presumably being spearheaded by Cheng, either until Price is reinstated or replaced.
Oct 17 2017
Tesla fires hundreds on Model 3 stall
The manufacturing will become highly automated, but Musk told investors during the early ramp up he expected high overtime costs. The state generally requires companies to report layoffs of more than 50 employees in a 30-day period.
Oct 16 2017
Replay Official Robs Jets' Austin-Seferian Jenkins Of Touchdown
When the Patriots needed a first down to close out the game in the fourth quarter, Brady & Co. couldn't deliver. McCown completed 31-of-47 passes for 354 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions in the game.
Oct 14 2017
Officers Down, Schools on Lockdown After North Carolina Prison Break
The Pasquotank County Sheriff's Department , along with the State Bureau of Investigation, are investigating the incident. Sengenberger, a spokesman for Sentara, said information on their conditions would not be released until Friday.
Oct 14 2017
Arsene Wenger delivers injury update on Shkodran Mustafi and Laurent Koscielny
Arsenal have been playing well recently and with the inclusion of Jack Wilshere , they are looking good. At the moment, he's not available", Wenger said.
Oct 12 2017
Game Boy Classic probably isn't Nintendo's next miniature system
So it could be that Nintendo is simply attempting to market the design of the Game Boy rather than re-release the console. The trademark filing flew under the radar until Japanese news sites like Rocket News 24caught wind of it in recent days.
Oct 12 2017
Brady returns to practice, assures fans he'll play Sunday
Still, Brady has helped the Patriots put up the most yards per game and second most points per game. Coach Bill Belichick had no update on quarterback Tom Brady's status early Wednesday morning.
Oct 10 2017
Huge fires sweep through Northern California as wind keeps churning
If O'Gorman hadn't been coming home from work to wake her family, "we would have been in the house trapped", she said. Mandatory evacuations are in place for several areas, including Porter Creek and the Petrified Forest.
Oct 09 2017
Kaepernick Says He'll Stand For The Anthem If A Team Signs Him
La Canfora said his "primary takeaway" was that Kaepernick's sole focus is on being a quarterback. Oddly, Kaepernick hardly reacted at all when Schefter's report came out.
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