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As US cries ‘genocide’ at China for Xinjiang, its silence on Myanmar’s Rohingya is deafening

Published Dec 23 2021 at 10:00 PM GMT
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  • Why has the United States not accused Myanmar of committing genocide against it Rohingya Muslim minority, almost a year after saying the same of China and its Uygur Muslims in Xinjiang?Given that the grim details of both countries’ alleged abuses against their respective minority groups emerged in 2017, the lack of censure from Washington as it drags its heels on condemning Naypyidaw is rather unfathomable.
  • Last week, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said during a visit to the region that….




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  • Published Dec 23, 2021 10:00 PM GMT