Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to stay away from next week’s UN General Assembly amid growing international pressure over ethnic violence that is forcing Rohingya Muslims to flee the country. Up to 400,000 refugees have fled a security crackdown in Rakhine state since the eruption...
There's little expectation much will be said at the ASEAN summit about the role of Aung San Suu Kyi's government in the exodus of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar. SBS - ScienceAlso reported by •Firstpost
Irish rock singer Bob Geldof says he is returning his Freedom of the City of Dublin honor because it is also held by Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi... Billboard.com - EntertainmentAlso reported by •Reuters •Reuters India •BBC News
DUBLIN: Irish musician and anti-poverty activist Bob Geldof will return his 'Freedom of the City of Dublin' award to his home town on Monday, saying he could not... Bangkok Post - WorldAlso reported by •BBC News