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N. Korea, others arming Myanmar despite atrocities, U.N. says

Aug 06, 2019 - The Washington Post

HONG KONG - A U.N. report released Monday said that defense companies from North Korea, Russia, China, India and at least three other nations have supplied arms to Myanmar's military in recent years, including weapons used in a crackdown against Rohingya Muslims that has been described as a genocide.

The report also noted that dozens of Myanmar companies - some of which spent years on a U.S. blacklist before sanctions were lifted in 2016 - donated more than $10 million to the military, res...