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The United Nations and other international organizations must investigate the genocide of Rohingya people, and bring those responsible for crimes against humanity to justice.

Amnesty International: Myanmar military should be prosecuted for crimes against humanity
Amnesty International's newly released report provides evidence of atrocities committed by the Myanmar military on the Rohingya population from a nine-month investigation.

EU sanctions Myanmar generals over Rohingya; Myanmar says two are fired
The European Union imposed sanctions on seven senior military officials from Myanmar on Monday, including the general in charge of an operation accused of driving more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh.

ICC gives Myanmar deadline over Rohingya case jurisdiction
Judges at the International Criminal Court have given Myanmar a deadline to respond to a prosecution request that they consider hearing a case on the alleged deportation of Rohingya minorities to Bangladesh

Rights Groups Want Myanmar Referred to International Criminal Court for Rohingya Atrocities
Four human rights organizations on Tuesday called on the U.N. Security Council to refer Myanmar to the International Criminal Court over a military campaign that drove 700,000 Rohingya Muslims to Bangladesh, saying the violence amounted to crimes against humanity.

Activists launch 'Justice for Rohingya' campaign in London
A legal campaign launched to initiate prosecution of Myanmar officials behind alleged crimes against humanity.


You may contact the following organizations that deal with human rights and genocide:

i) International Criminal Court (ICC) : Communications and claims under art.15 of the Rome Statute may be addressed to: Information and Evidence Unit, Office of the Prosecutor

ii) UN Human Rights Council. Complaint Procedure. The complaint procedure addresses communications submitted by individuals, groups, or non-governmental organizations that claim to be victims of human rights violations or that have direct, reliable knowledge of such violations.

iii) United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect : Contact Us

iv) Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR): Contact us

US probing atrocities against Myanmar’s Rohingya
The U.S. government is conducting an intensive examination of alleged atrocities against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, documenting accusations of murder, rape, beatings and other possible offenses in an investigation that could be used to prosecute Myanmar’s military for crimes against humanity

UN official convinced of Myanmar Rohingya 'genocide'
A senior United Nations official investigating Myanmar's ongoing crackdown against the Rohingya says she is increasingly convinced it may amount to genocide.

UN: Myanmar should be investigated for crimes against Rohingya
The UN human rights chief has called for all atrocities committed against Myanmar's Rohingya to be referred to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for prosecution. Prince Zeid bin Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein, who has previously described Myanmar's campaign against the Rohingya as a "textbook case of ethnic cleansing", also urged the country to allow monitors into restricted areas to investigate what he called suspected "acts of genocide".

UNICEF USAVoice: A New Crisis Is Looming For Rohingya Refugees: Monsoon Season
Since August, waves of Rohingya refugees have fled their homes in Myanmar's Rakhine state and streamed into neighboring Bangladesh, escaping a military crackdown that United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has called "a textbook example of ethnic cleansing."

U.S. Holocaust Museum Rescinds Human Rights Award From Aung San Suu Kyi
The list of honors and awards Nobel laureate and Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi has had revoked because of her handling of the plight of Rohingya Muslims in her country continues to grow.

Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing in Myanmar continues': UN
UN human rights envoy says it is 'inconceivable' that any Rohingya will be able to return to Myanmar in the near future. Myanmar is continuing its "ethnic cleansing" of Rohingya, while claiming it is ready to receive them back from Bangladesh, according to a UN human rights envoy.

Burma: Military Commits Crimes Against Humanity: Human Rights Watch
Burmese security forces are committing crimes against humanity against the Rohingya population in Burma, Human Rights Watch said today. The military has committed forced deportation, murder, rape, and persecution against Rohingya Muslims in northern Rakhine State, resulting in countless deaths and mass displacement.

Crimes against Humanity by Burmese Security Forces: Human Rights Watch (PDF)

Definition: Crimes Against Humanity. United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect
For the purpose of this Statute, ‘crime against humanity’ means any of the following acts when committed as part of a widespread or systematic attack directed against any civilian population, with knowledge of the attack:

Myanmar Generals Face EU Sanctions Over Rohingya Killings
The European Union is to prepare for the imposition of sanctions against Myanmar generals over killings of Rohingya Muslims by formally calling on the bloc’s foreign policy chief next week to draw up a list of possible names, two diplomats said.

Nobel peace laureates to Suu Kyi: 'End Rohingya genocide or face prosecution'
Three Nobel peace laureates urged Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the military on Wednesday to end the "genocide" of Rohingya Muslims now or face prosecution. The United Nations and human rights organizations have collected evidence of widespread abuses by the Myanmar military against the largely stateless Rohingya, including murder, rape and arson, prompting nearly 700,000 to flee to neighboring Bangladesh, and have called the crackdown ethnic cleansing.


Nobel trio: Suu Kyi responsible for Rohingya 'genocide'
Three Nobel Peace Prize laureates are urging Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, herself a Nobel laureate, to condemn the violence against Rohingya refugees or possibly face prosecution for genocide.

Fellow Nobel Peace Laureates Blame Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi for Rohingya 'Genocide'
Three peace prize laureates who met with Rohingya Muslims in sprawling refugee camps accused fellow Nobel recipient Aung San Suu Kyi and Myanmar’s military of committing genocide in the deadly violence that forced hundreds of thousands to flee into Bangladesh.

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U.S. Diplomat Announces Resignation From Rohingya Crisis Panel In Scathing Statement
Bill Richardson said the board “is likely to become a cheerleading squad for government policy.”


Nobel laureates criticize Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya
Nearly a dozen fellow Nobel peace laureates on Thursday criticized Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, saying she has failed to ensure equal rights for the minority Rohingya people in Rakhine state


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Rohingya - The HuffingtonPost.com

Evidence of Rohingya mass graves uncovered in Myanmar: Al Jazeera
Report by AP includes witness testimony and mobile phone footage showing aftermath of mass killings by Myanmar forces.

Myanmar Forces May Be Guilty Of Genocide Against Rohingya, UN Says
GENEVA, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Myanmar’s security forces may be guilty of genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority and more of them are fleeing despite a deal between Myanmar and Bangladesh to send them home, the top U.N. human rights official said on Tuesday.

Donations for Rohingya Refugees:

Friends of Rohingya USA

UNHCR: UN Refugee Agency

Islamic Relief USA

UNICEF USA

International Rescue Committee

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

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Massacre in Myanmar: One grave for 10 Rohingya men
A REUTERS SPECIAL REPORT. Reuters uncovers how Myanmar forces burned, looted and killed in a remote village. On Sept. 2, Buddhist villagers and Myanmar troops killed 10 Rohingya men in Myanmar's restive Rakhine state. Reuters uncovered the massacre and has pieced together how it unfolded. During the reporting of this article, two Reuters journalists were arrested by Myanmar police.

A PDF Report: Reuters

U.S. declares attacks on Burmese Rohingya Muslims ‘ethnic cleansing’
The United States on Wednesday declared the violence and atrocities against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Burma to be a campaign of “ethnic cleansing,” and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned that U.S. sanctions may be forthcoming.

Rohingya need an 'autonomous region', not repatriation
UK-based activists, who hail from opposite sides of Myanmar conflict, on why Rohingya repatriation plan is not solution.

The UN has failed the Rohingya – it's time for every nation to step up and end this horror
The United Nations Security Council’s response on Thursday to the campaign of ethnic cleansing against Myanmar’s Rohingya population fell pitifully short of what was needed. Instead of the comprehensive arms embargo which could have helped pressure Myanmar’s military into ending the assault which has created over half a million refugees in the space of a month, the session in New York produced little more than platitudes.

‘No other conclusion,’ ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas in Myanmar continues – senior UN rights official
The “frenzied” scale of unspeakable violence against the minority Muslim Rohingya community in Myanmar has shifted to a “lower intensity campaign of terror and forced starvation,” seemingly intended to drive the remaining Rohingyas from their homeland, a senior United Nations human rights official has warned.

Rohingya Persecution in Myanmar - Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia
Rohingya persecution in Myanmar refers to a recurring pattern of persecution of the Rohingya people, a largely Muslim group in Myanmar.

The Rohingya Crisis: Council on Foreign Relations
Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya, a Muslim ethnic minority group, are fleeing persecution in Myanmar’s western Rakhine State, fueling a historic migration crisis

Rohingya Blogger.com

Rohingya News – the latest from Al Jazeera


Myanmar: Who are the Rohingya? Al Jazeera
Why are the more than one million Rohingya in Myanmar considered the 'world's most persecuted minority'? The Rohingya are often described as "the world's most persecuted minority". They are an ethnic group, the majority of whom are Muslim, who have lived for centuries in the majority Buddhist Myanmar.

The Rohingya crisis - CNN.
Full coverage of the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar's Rakhine State. Who are the Rohingya? The situation explained. CNN's latest coverage.

ARNO (Arakan Rohingya National Organisation)
ARNO is one of the representative organizations of the Rohingya people of Arakan, Burma, based in London, the United Kingdom. It is a broad based Organization of the Rohingya People that emerged in 1998.

Myanmar Rohingya: What you need to know about the crisis - BBC News

Who are the Rohingya and what is happening in Myanmar? Amnesty International Australia.
How did they come to be one of the most persecuted minorities on Earth? Three years ago, religious and ethnic tensions between the Rohingya Muslims and the Rakhine Buddhists (who make up the majority of the population in Mayanmar) escalated into widespread, deadly rioting. Hundreds of thousands were forced to flee

Rohingya People - Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia

Who are the Rohingya and why are they fleeing? - CNN
Rohingya Muslims are among the most persecuted people in the world, and once again, they find themselves running for their lives. Since August 25, 2017 hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled over the border into Bangladesh, the UN says, as the military intensifies its clampdown on the minority group. UN human-rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein described the actions as a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing."

Rohingya - the Guardian, US Edition

2016 Rohingya persecution in Myanmar - Wikipedia
This article is about the 2016 Rohingya persecution in Myanmar. For 2017 persecution incident, see 2017 Rohingya persecution in Myanmar

Rohingya crisis: Thousands of Muslim minorities flee Myanmar - CBS News.
More than half a million Rohingya Muslim minorities have fled what U.N. calls "ethnic cleansing" in Myanmar

 

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