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Saudi Arabia Crucifies Myanmar Man Convicted of Murder

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia says it executed and crucified a man from Myanmar convicted of killing a woman and carrying out other crimes. The state-run Saudi Press Agency reported on the execution Wednesday, saying it was carried out in the M...

Buddhist Villagers Confirm Role in Rohingya Killings

In a remote village in Myanmar, local Buddhists and government troops killed 10 Rohingya Muslims and buried them in a shallow grave. The murders at Inn Din in September marked yet another chapter in a continuing series of atrocities carried out against the Roh...

Rohingya Massacre: BBC Documentary Investigates

Warning: The video above contains distressing scenes including explicit descriptions of sexual violence. Evidence continues to mount that attacks on Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar's military have been part of a...
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Local Foundation Aids Rohingya Refugees

This week, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson described the ongoing crisis in Myanmar as "ethnic cleansing" against the country's Rohingya population. Tillerson recently made a fact-finding visit to the Buddhist-majority country, formerly known as Burma. ...

Old and Dangerous Hatred of Muslims By Burma Buddhists

News Analysis By Michael Jerryson In a recent interview with a Guardian journalist, the Burmese monk U Rarzar expressed his country’s rationale for fearing and repressing its Muslim minority. “ Ma Ba Tha is protecting people from terrorists like ISIS,” U...