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Covering up the military’s crimes

Covering up the military’s crimes

Opinion

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Suu Kyi’s commissions of enquiry are nothing but an eyewash

UN: Protect civilians in Myanmar's...

UN: Protect civilians in Myanmar's...

World

Wed, May 2 2018

More than 100 civilians have been trapped in a village for three weeks with very limited or no access...

UN investigators cite Facebook role...

UN investigators cite Facebook role...

World

Tue, Mar 13 2018

More than 650,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar’s Rakhine state into Bangladesh since insurgent...

UN urges to end female genital...

UN urges to end female genital...

World

Wed, Feb 7 2018

'Over 200 million women and girls alive today have experienced female genital mutilation in 30 countries...

US envoy to UN demands Myanmar prosecutions,...

US envoy to UN demands Myanmar prosecutions,...

World

Fri, Sep 29 2017

Myanmar rejects the accusations and has denounced rights abuses

Trump pushes UN reform as world leaders...

Trump pushes UN reform as world leaders...

World

Mon, Sep 18 2017

US Ambassador Nikki Haley was a driving force behind a $600m cut to the UN peacekeeping budget this...

US softens North Korea resolution ahead...

US softens North Korea resolution ahead...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 11 2017

The US had originally pushed for a strict oil embargo, as well as a freeze on the assets of North Korean...

UN: 125,000 left Rakhine for...

UN: 125,000 left Rakhine for...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 6 2017

Nearly 125,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar’s northwestern Rakhine state since...

US envoy says North Korean leader 'begging...

US envoy says North Korean leader 'begging...

World

Tue, Sep 5 2017

South Korea said it was talking to Washington about deploying aircraft carriers and strategic bombers...

Rohingyas flee as more than 2,600 houses...

Rohingyas flee as more than 2,600 houses...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 2 2017

Rohingya fleeing to Bangladesh say a campaign of arson and killings by the Myanmar army is aimed at trying...

UN: Systematic Myanmar abuses fuelling...

UN: Systematic Myanmar abuses fuelling...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 30 2017

Myanmar’s military reacted with a violent clearance operation, which UN has warned could amount to ethnic...

UN warns of mounting migrant tension...

UN warns of mounting migrant tension...

World

Thu, Jul 27 2017

The call came as the EU announced an accommodation initiative to help relieve some of the strain

122 countries adopt global treaty banning...

122 countries adopt global treaty banning...

World

Fri, Jul 7 2017

Is there anyone that believes that North Korea would agree to a ban on nuclear weapons?

Palestinians, Israelis square off on...

Palestinians, Israelis square off on...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 7 2017

'The second thing is that we’ll have a legal body at an international level that will help our efforts...

UN: Demand to shut Al Jazeera a threat...

UN: Demand to shut Al Jazeera a threat...

World

Thu, Jun 29 2017

The four Arab states accuse Al Jazeera of interference in their affairs and fomenting unrest in the Middle...

Bangladeshi UN official charged with...

Bangladeshi UN official charged with...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 21 2017

Rashid is also charged with committing identity theft by setting up a sham bank account in the employee's...

First UN talks to save oceans kick off...

First UN talks to save oceans kick off...

World

Mon, Jun 5 2017

Just 20 inches of sea level rise could displace 1.2m people from islands in the Caribbean Sea, Indian...

UN climate talks wrap up under threat...

UN climate talks wrap up under threat...

Climate Change

Fri, May 19 2017

The Paris Agreement commits signatories to limiting average global warming to 2°C over pre-Industrial...

Bangladesh turn up the heat on Myanmar...

Bangladesh turn up the heat on Myanmar...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 17 2017

About a million Rohingya Muslims live in apartheid-like conditions in squalid camps in northwestern Rakhine...

UN child sex ring left victims but no...

UN child sex ring left victims but no...

World Tribune

Sun, Apr 16 2017

Alleged abusers came from Bangladesh, Brazil, Jordan, Nigeria, Pakistan, Uruguay and Sri Lanka, according...

Balochis urge UN rights probe on violations...

Balochis urge UN rights probe on violations...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 13 2017

Baloch activists want UN rapporteur to probe human rights violations by Pakistan which is a graver crisis...