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Latest research: Rohingya death toll in Myanmar massacres up to 25,000

[The Daily Star] “An estimated 25,000 Rohingyas were murdered and 19,000 Rohingya women and adolescents raped during the military crackdown…

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Amnesty International: Rohingya armed group ARSA massacred Hindus in Myanmar

[Amnesty International] “A Rohingya armed group [Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army or ARSA] brandishing guns and swords is responsible for at…

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Change in Tone: The Irrawaddy, other ‘democratic’ media promote hate and fake news

[Financial Times] “The military’s rampage against the Rohingya last year was without Aung San Suu Kyi’s apparent consent or prior…

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International Court: Myanmar guilty of genocide against Kachin, Rohingya, other ethnic groups

[The Daily Star] “A seven-member panel [of the international Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal] announced the verdict yesterday after considering documentary and…

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Myanmar: Rohingya armed group ARSA Linked to Pakistani Terrorists

[Asia Times] “While Myanmar’s emergent Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) claims it’s like other ethnic armed groups fighting for self-determination…

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WSJ: ‘Saudis back Rohingya militants against Burmese security forces’

[The Wall Street Journal] “Even as Burma has made dramatic progress toward democracy and pluralism, the military has waged a…

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Assault on Burma’s Rohingya minority: ‘A Genocide in the Making’

[Foreign Policy] “Last fall, Burmese voters elected their first democratic government in half a century. That inspired hope that the…

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Myanmar: State-sponsored ‘proxy war’ pitting Buddhists against Muslims

[Al Jazeera] “Communal clashes and anti-Muslim attacks by Buddhist mobs have torn apart communities across Myanmar over the past three…