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UN: Myanmar campaign against Rohingya likely constitutes crimes against humanity
Feb 4, 2017 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

(JURIST) - The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights said Friday that Myanmar security forces` treatment of the Rohingya Muslims likely constitutes crimes against humanity. Interviews with Rohingya refugees reveal that security forces murdered children, pushed people into burning buildings and raped women, among other crimes. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra`ad Al Hussein called on the international community to persuade the Myanmar government to end these military ope

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