Bob Geldof hands back Dublin honor shared with Aung San Suu Kyi
Monday, 13 November 2017 DUBLIN (Reuters) - 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 continue to hold the honor with Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
U.S. Senators say operations carried out against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar had “all the hallmarks” of ethnic cleansing. However, the country’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi is expressing doubts about allegations of human rights abuses. The U.S. Senate members said Tuesday they were disturbed by...
South Asia Newsline - May 11, 2018 :
- Nepal comes first in India's neighborhood first policy, says Indian Prime Minister Modi
- Indian Foreign Minister meets Myanmar's Suu Kyi in.. Source: News unlimited -
Myanmar, May 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj met with Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday. The visit is part of the ongoing high-level interaction between.. Source: News unlimited -
According to survey published on Thursday, Journalists in Myanmar believe their government is failing to defend media freedom, despite the transition from harsh military rule to an elected government... Source: Wochit News -
On Tuesday, state media reported that Myanmar’s military has assured the United Nations of “harsh” action against perpetrators of sexual violence. U.N. and rights groups say nearly 700,000.. Source: Wochit News -
A close ally of Aung San Suu Kyi is the new president of Myanmar. Win Myint was chosen by both chambers of parliament where Suu Kyi's ruling partyhas a comfortable majority. His predecessor resigned.. Source: Euronews English -