23 C
Jerusalem
Friday, September 21, 2018
Home Tags Myanmar

Tag: Myanmar

PM speech interrupted by protesters opposing arms trade deal with Myanmar

A handful of protesters interrupted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech by shouting at him to halt the sale of weapons to Myanmar. Watch: Protesters...

Amnesty International says Myanmar’s treatment of Rohingya people amounts to apartheid

In a new report, Amnesty International details the persecution that the Rohingya minority in Myanmar’s Rakhine state is facing. The human rights organization added...

Rohingya crisis: Newborns left to die on beach, according to UK report

The leaders of the world have widely been ignoring the violence in Myanmar. Dozens of babies have burned to death, women have been raped...

Due to Rohingya crisis: US may impose sanctions on Myanmar

The US State Department announced Monday that it is considering the possibility of imposing economic sanctions on Myanmar in light of the country’s treatment...

Op-Ed: The Chinese and Bangladeshi role in worsening the Rohingya crisis

This Op-Ed/Analysis is the author's personal opinion and does not necessarily reflect the opinions or views of JerusalemOnline.com if you would like to send...

Watch: Half a million Rohingya refugees have escaped Myanmar since late August

Since late August, over half a million Rohingya have fled into Bangladesh after having been persecuted and pushed out of their homes by the...

Photos of the week | 9/3-9/7

Watch some of the most interesting, funny and touching pictures taken this week from around the globe. jwplayer("jwplayer").setup({ sources: , image: "http://www.jerusalemonline.com/images/AAomri/picweek_muslim.png", ...

Crisis in Myanmar: Thousands of Rohingya refugees flee to Bangladesh

UN troops stationed in Bangladesh report a worsening humanitarian crisis in neighboring Myanmar, where military forces have reportedly started burning the homes of the...

Report: Global generosity decreased, Africa with surprise

According to this year’s World Giving Index, global generosity of countries decreased. Myanmar leads the chart, based on monetary donations, volunteering time and helping...