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News Myanmar » History: Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages

News channel or source: http://www.therepublic.com/2018/02/23/as-myanmar-bulldozing-history/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

“Their culture, their history, their past, their present — it’s all being erased. When you see the pictures, it’s clear that whatever was left — the mosques, the cemeteries, the homes — they’re gone.” Richard Weir, a Myanmar expert with ...

News Myanmar » History: Myanmar bulldozes remnants of Rohingya villages

News channel or source: https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-South-Central/2018/0223/Myanmar-bulldozes-remnants-of-Rohingya-villages
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

"Their culture, their history, their past, their present – it's all being erased. When you see the pictures, it's clear that whatever was left – the mosques, the cemeteries, the homes – they're gone." Richard Weir, a Myanmar expert with Human Rights ...

News Myanmar » History: Shocking satellite images show how dozens of abandoned villages in Myanmar are being bulldozered ‘to destroy crucial evidence of mass atrocities’

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5425719/Myanmar-bulldozes-left-Rohingya-Muslim-villages.html?ITO=1490
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Lewa said. 'Their culture, their history, their past, their present - it's all being erased. When you see the pictures, it's clear that whatever was left - the mosques, the cemeteries, the homes - they're gone.' Richard Weir, a Myanmar expert with Human ...

News Myanmar » History: Hate speech, atrocities and fake news: the crisis of democracy in Myanmar

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/2003d54e-169a-11e8-9376-4a6390addb44
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Myanmar’s estrangement from the west is deepening ... who fought so long for freedom were on the wrong side of something that would now define the history of the country going forward,” one of the expat former editors, speaking anonymously, told ...

News Myanmar » History: Buddhism, Burma, and Politics via Religion Dispatches

News channel or source: http://www.patheos.com/blogs/americanbuddhist/2018/02/buddhism-burma-politics-via-religion-dispatches.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

This book tries to identify an influential tradition of political thinking within Burma/Myanmar’s recent history, but I also try to make clear that 1) it’s not the only one and 2) even within it, there’s immense variation in how people use the ...

News Myanmar » History: Myanmar bulldozes Rohingya villages in possible attempt to hide evidence of ethnic cleansing

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/myanmar-bulldozes-rohingya-villages-evidence-of-ethnic-cleansing-2018-2
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Lewa said. "Their culture, their history, their past, their present — it's all being erased. When you see the pictures, it's clear that whatever was left — the mosques, the cemeteries, the homes — they're gone." Richard Weir, a Myanmar expert with ...

News Myanmar » History: Exhibition Looks Back on 120 Years of Photography in Myanmar

News channel or source: https://www.irrawaddy.com/culture/exhibition-looks-back-120-years-photography-myanmar.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

An ongoing exhibition in Yangon tells the history of photography in Myanmar through a display of images taken over the past 120 years. The “Burmese Photographers” exhibition, curated by Austrian artist Lucas Birk, is being shown as part of the Yangon ...

News Myanmar » History: UN Security Council Must Halt Disastrous March of Myanmar’s Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya

News channel or source: http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/02/un-security-council-must-halt-disastrous-march-myanmars-ethnic-cleansing-rohingya/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The Myanmar military must have known what was to follow when ... The Security Council has to quickly decide which side of history it wants to be on. With each day it fails to act, more people like Abdu Salam are forced to flee.

News Myanmar » History: Bulldozed Rohingya villages deepen fears Myanmar is erasing history

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2018/feb/12/bulldozed-rohingya-villages-deepen-fears-myanmar-is-erasing-history-1772319.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have sought sanctuary in Bangladesh since a military crackdown on the Muslim minority in Myanmar in 2017 forced them from their homes. | AFP YANGON: Aerial photos of Rakhine state have emerged that appear to show several bulldozed ...

News Myanmar » History: Myanmar bulldozes what’s left of Rohingya Muslim villages

News channel or source: https://businessmirror.com.ph/myanmar-bulldozes-whats-left-of-rohingya-muslim-villages/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

“Their culture, their history, their past, their present—it’s all being erased. When you see the pictures, it’s clear that whatever was left—the mosques, the cemeteries, the homes—they’re gone.” Richard Weir, a Myanmar expert with Human ...