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Two Rohingya women killed as Myanmar army shells village: MP

01 January, 2020 4:09 pm 4:09 pm

YANGON (Reuters) – Two women, one pregnant, were killed and seven other people injured after Myanmar troops shelled a Rohingya village on Saturday, according to a lawmaker and a villager, two days after the UN’s highest court ordered the country to protect the minority. Maung Kyaw Zan, a national member of parliament for Buthidaung township … Read More

Fake photos in Myanmar army’s ‘True News’ book on the Roh...

08 August, 2018 9:32 am 9:32 am

YANGON (Reuters) – The grainy black-and-white photo, printed in a new book on the Rohingya crisis authored by Myanmar’s army, shows a man standing over two bodies, wielding a farming tool. “Bengalis killed local ethnics brutally”, reads the caption. In the top screenshot, an authentic image (as captured from Flickr) depicts the bodies of Bengalis … Read More