Burmes military cannot hope to escape for documented crimes againt humantity including ethnic cleasing and systematic rape


FORMER United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan has died at age 80.

Mr Annan died in the early hours today (18/8/2018) in Switzerland after a short illness, according to a statement issued by his family. The Nobel Peace Laureate was the seventh Secretary-General of the UN from January 1997 to December 2006, and became the first black African man to take on the top job as the […]

Angelina Jolie: I‘m very concerned about the Rohingya, I‘m very angry at the response

    Published at 08:54 pm February 1st, 2018 U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie called on NATO on Wednesday to help stop the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war, as the Hollywood star broadened her international efforts to protect women’s rights. Jolie, who earlier this week visited a Syrian refugee camp […]

Myanmar to ICC – Rohingya jurisdiction request ‘should be dismissed

Reuters Staff YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar said on Thursday a request by the International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor to seek jurisdiction over suspected deportations of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh was “meritless and should be dismissed”. Judges at the court had asked Myanmar to respond to the request by July 27. The office of […]

Myanmar violated UN child rights pact in Rohingya crackdown, experts find

Children make up around half of the more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled Myanmar to Bangladesh YANGON, July 21 (Reuters) – Myanmar violated its obligations to the United Nations child rights convention in its crackdown on the Rohingya that led to an exodus of hundreds of thousands of people from the minority community, […]

ICC Is Now Needed More Than Ever – Buhari (Full Speech)

Posted by Election News on July 17, 2018 President Buhari in a group photo with Judges of the Criminal Court ahead of his Keynote address at the 20th Anniversary of the International Criminal Court (ICC) at the Hague, Netherlands on 17th July 2018.   President Muhammadu Buhari has called for support for the International Criminal […]

Myanmar army made ‘systematic’ Rohingya crackdown plan: rights group

AFP News19 July 2018, A bloody military campaign that started last August forced some 700,000 of the effectively stateless minority over the border into Bangladesh, where they have recounted allegations of rape and extrajudicial killings Myanmar’s military engaged in “extensive and systematic” preparations for a bloody crackdown on Rohingya Muslims, a rights group said Thursday, […]