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News Myanmar » Places: EU Set To Prepare Sanctions On Myanmar Generals: Diplomats

News channel or source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/eu-set-to-prepare-sanctions-on-myanmar-generals-diplomats-1816270
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Foreign ministers will also ask Mogherini and the EU's foreign service, the EEAS, on Monday to look at ways to strengthen the bloc's 1990s-era arms embargo on the Southeast Asian country that remains in place. Myanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay could ...

News Myanmar » Places: 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

One morning I travelled to Sin Ma Kaw, one of a number of Myanmar villages that have proclaimed themselves “Muslim-free”. Deep in a rural area, it is a place with few opportunities outside farming. The townspeople received me politely, if a bit warily.

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

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/feb/23/myanmar-bulldozes-what-left-rohingya-muslim-villag/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Now, Myanmar’s government is using bulldozers to literally erase ... destroying what amounts to scores of crime scenes before any credible investigation takes place. The operation has also horrified the Rohingya, who believe the government is ...

News Myanmar » Places: Myanmar bulldozes Rohingya villages after 'cleansing' campaign: group

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-rohingya-villages/myanmar-bulldozes-rohingya-villages-after-cleansing-campaign-group-idUSKCN1G70W9
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Myanmar has established two reception centers and a camp for returnees, but it says they are temporary and people will be able to return to their original places or nearby. Win Myat Aye, the minister charged by Suu Kyi with leading rehabilitation efforts ...

News Myanmar » Places: After US, Canada, EU looking to levy sanctions on top Myanmar generals

News channel or source: http://www.asianage.com/world/europe/230218/after-us-canada-eu-looking-to-levy-sanctions-on-top-myanmar-generals.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Foreign ministers will also ask Mogherini and the EU's foreign service, the EEAS, on Monday to look at ways to strengthen the bloc's 1990s-era arms embargo on the Southeast Asian country that remains in place. Myanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay could ...

News Myanmar » Places: EU set to levy sanctions on top Myanmar generals over Rohingya massacre

News channel or source: http://www.deccanchronicle.com/world/europe/230218/eu-set-to-levy-sanctions-on-top-myanmar-generals-over-rohingya-massacr.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Foreign ministers will also ask Mogherini and the EU's foreign service, the EEAS, on Monday to look at ways to strengthen the bloc's 1990s-era arms embargo on the Southeast Asian country that remains in place. Myanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay could ...

News Myanmar » Places: European Union set to prepare sanctions on Myanmar and Cambodia

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/world/europe/european-union-set-to-prepare-sanctions-on-myanmar-and-cambodia
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Any new travel bans and asset freezes would be the EU's toughest measures yet on Myanmar military to hold it accountable for the abuses against the Rohingyas, likely joining US and Canadian sanctions already in place. Foreign ministers will also ask Ms ...

News Myanmar » Places: Bangladesh to Meet With Myanmar on Rohingya Trapped at Border

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/225819/bangladesh-to-meet-with-myanmar-on-rohingya-trapped-at-border/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

However, several officials contacted in neighbouring Myanmar said they were not aware of plans for a meeting, which Kalam said would take place on the “zero line” near a place called Gundum. A spokeswoman for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees ...

News Myanmar » Places: Bangladesh, Myanmar meet over stranded Rohingya

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/bangladesh-myanmar-meet-over-stranded-rohingya/article/515357
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The no man's land Rohingya told AFP they live in fear as the Myanmar army had recently set up bunkers near the fence. "They tell us that we should leave this place or else they will shoot us," said Rashid Ahmed, 32. Another Rohingya, Ismail, said some 400 ...