Myanmar's Rohingya

Myanmar's Rohingya

Videographic on the Rohingya. The International Criminal Court on Thursday approved a long-awaited full investigation into Myanmar's alleged abuse of Rohingya Muslims, including crimes against humanity and persecution.
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