For decades, Buddhist locals have persecuted the minority Rohingya Muslim community.
Myanmar’s Buddhist terrorism problem
“On Feb. 11, Myanmar’s President Thein Sein rescinded a voting rights offer to the country’s Rohingya community amid intense pressure from far-right Buddhist groups.”
Myanmar revokes Rohingya voting rights after protests
“Rohingya Muslims will not be able to vote in Myanmar’s referendum after President Thein Sein withdrew temporary voting rights following protests.”
Burma: Revoke ‘Two-Child Policy’ For Rohingya
“Burma’s government should publicly revoke a discriminatory population control regulation that restricts Rohingya Muslims to having two children.”
Myanmar leader says cleansing claims are ‘smear campaign’
“Myanmar President Thein Sein denied on Friday accusations of ethnic cleansing against Rohingya Muslims, saying the claims were part of a “smear campaign” against his government.”
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