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Suu Kyi in court as genocide case set out against Myanmar

Suu Kyi in court as genocide case set out against Myanmar

Mass rapes, the burning alive of Muslim Rohingya families in their homes and the killing with knives of dozens of children were described by Gambia's legal team

UN chief urges Myanmar to ensure 'safe' return of Rohingya

UN chief urges Myanmar to ensure 'safe' return of Rohingya

The UN chief on Sunday urged Myanmar to ensure the "safe" return of Rohingya refugees driven out by army operations, a plea made in front of Aung San Suu Kyi

More than 2,000 people displaced, 19 killed in Myanmar fighting

More than 2,000 people displaced, 19 killed in Myanmar fighting

More than 2,000 people have been forced to flee from their homes, and 19 have been killed, since fighting broke out between government troops and ethnic minority insurgents in northern Myanmar last week

UN urges sanctions on Myanmar army businesses, says foreign partners could be complicit

UN urges sanctions on Myanmar army businesses, says foreign partners could be complicit

United Nations investigators urged world leaders on Monday to impose targeted financial sanctions on companies linked to the military in Myanmar

Suu Kyi to be stripped of freedom of Paris award

Suu Kyi to be stripped of freedom of Paris award

Paris city will strip Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary freedom of the French capital over her failure to speak out against a crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya minority, a mayor's spokeswoman said Friday.

Suu Kyi should have 'resigned' over Myanmar crackdown: UN rights chief

Suu Kyi should have 'resigned' over Myanmar crackdown: UN rights chief

Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi should have resigned as Myanmar's de facto leader over last year's brutal army campaign against the Rohingya, the outgoing UN human rights chief has told the BBC.

UN calls for Myanmar generals to be tried for genocide, blames Facebook for incitement

UN calls for Myanmar generals to be tried for genocide, blames Facebook for incitement

Myanmar's military carried out mass killings and gang rapes of Muslim Rohingya with "genocidal intent", and the commander-in-chief and five generals should be prosecuted for the gravest crimes under international law, UN investigators said.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi stripped of human rights award

Myanmar's Suu Kyi stripped of human rights award

The US Holocaust Memorial Museum museum announced last Wednesday it was rescinding the prestigious Elie Wiesel Award granted to Suu Kyi in 2012.

Petrol bomb thrown at Suu Kyi's lakeside villa: Myanmar govt

Petrol bomb thrown at Suu Kyi's lakeside villa: Myanmar govt

A petrol bomb was thrown at the lakeside Yangon compound of Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday while she was away from her home, a government spokesman said.

Myanmar hopes for deal with Bangladesh on Rohingya refugees - Suu Kyi

Myanmar hopes for deal with Bangladesh on Rohingya refugees - Suu Kyi

Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Tuesday she hopes talks with Bangladesh this week will result in a memorandum of understanding on the "safe and voluntary return" of Rohingya Muslims who fled to Bangladesh in the past three months.

EU's top diplomat 'encouraged' by Rohingya talks with Suu Kyi

EU's top diplomat 'encouraged' by Rohingya talks with Suu Kyi

The EU's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Monday hailed "extremely encouraging" talks with Aung San Suu Kyi on the Rohingya crisis, welcoming steps towards the repatriation of Muslims driven from Myanmar into Bangladesh.

Bob Geldof returns Dublin honour in Suu Kyi protest

Bob Geldof returns Dublin honour in Suu Kyi protest

Musician and Live Aid supremo Bob Geldof on Monday returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin scroll in a protest against Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who holds the same honour.