AUGUST 27, 2018 / 2:39 PM / Stephanie Nebehay / 9 MIN READ
GENEVA (Reuters) – Myanmar’s military carried out mass killings and gang rapes of Muslim Rohingya with “genocidal intent”, and the commander-in-chief and five generals should be prosecuted for the gravest crimes under international law, United Nations investigators said.
A report by investigators was the first time the United Nations has explicitly called for Myanmar officials to face genocide charges over their campaign against the Rohingya, and is likely to deepen the country’s isolation. Continue reading “U.N. calls for Myanmar generals to be tried for genocide, blames Facebook for incitement”