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Top-level UNSC team meets Myanmar leader in Rohingya probe

/ May 1, 2018

Top-level UNSC team meets Myanmar leader in Rohingya probe

Ambassadors from the U.N. Security Council probing Myanmar's crisis over its ethnic Rohingya Muslim minority met Monday with the country's leader and military chief after visiting Bangladesh, where about 700,000 Rohingya who fled military-led violence live in refugee camps. The 15-member delegation co-led by Security ...

New York Times, New Yorker win Pulitzer for #MeToo watershed

Apr 17, 2018

New York Times, New Yorker win Pulitzer for #MeToo watershed

The New York Times and The New Yorker won the Pulitzer Prize for public service on Monday for explosive reporting that brought down Harvey Weinstein and spawned a cultural watershed on the issue of sexual harassment. The prestigious prize was awarded to the Times team ...

First Rohingya family repatriated to Myanmar, government says

Apr 15, 2018

First Rohingya family repatriated to Myanmar, government says

Myanmar's government said it repatriated on Saturday the first family of Rohingya out of some 700,000 refugees who fled to Bangladesh to escape a brutal military campaign, despite U.N. warnings that a safe return is not yet possible. The stateless Muslim minority has been massing ...