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TEHRAN, August 29 -Monsoon rains caused a central Myanmar dam to overflow early Wednesday, inundating about 100 villages and blocking the country's biggest highway, a government official said.
News ID: 28136    Publish Date : 2018/08/29


TEHRAN, August 27 -The European Union's executive in Brussels will hold a meeting this week with the authors of a UN report that called for prosecution of Myanmar's army chief and five other top military commanders for genocide against the country’s Rohingya Muslim minority.
News ID: 28024    Publish Date : 2018/08/27


TEHRAN, August 18 -The United States has imposed sanctions against four Myanmar military and police commanders and two army units responsible for the atrocities against minority Rohingya Muslims in the Buddhist-majority country.
News ID: 27568    Publish Date : 2018/08/18


TEHRAN, July 30 -Monsoon floods in Myanmar have killed at least 11 people and forced more than 100,000 to flee their homes, government officials say, as rescue workers ferry stranded residents to safety by boat.
News ID: 26725    Publish Date : 2018/07/30


TEHRAN, May 22 -A British parliamentary committee says the government must support efforts to refer Myanmar’s government to the international criminal court over evidence of state-sanctioned "ethnic cleansing" of Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state.
News ID: 23255    Publish Date : 2018/05/22


TEHRAN, May 14 - Myanmar police said on Monday they would charge 17 organizers of an anti-war protest on the weekend that degenerated into scuffles and fistfights, and raised new concern about freedom of speech.
News ID: 22921    Publish Date : 2018/05/14


TEHRAN, May 1 - A UN Security Council envoy says Myanmar must conduct a "proper investigation" into alleged atrocities against the persecuted Rohingya Muslims in northwestern state of Rakhine.
News ID: 22376    Publish Date : 2018/05/01


Thousands of people have staged a massive rally in Myanmar's northern Kachin state to demand humanitarian access for villagers who have been caught in fighting between the army and an ethnic armed group in the war-torn region.
News ID: 22332    Publish Date : 2018/04/30


TEHRAN, February 1 - They are among more than five mass graves, all previously unreported, that have been confirmed by The Associated Press.
News ID: 18675    Publish Date : 2018/02/01


TEHRAN, November 7 - The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has strongly condemned government-sanctioned violence against Myanmar’s Muslim Rohingya minority.
News ID: 15352    Publish Date : 2017/11/07


TEHRAN, November 3 - The United Nations children's agency, UNICEF, says life-threatening malnutrition has spread perilously among Rohingya child refugees who have fled Myanmar and entered Bangladesh.
News ID: 15166    Publish Date : 2017/11/03


TEHRAN, October 13- The Turnbull government has refused to directly condemn Myanmar after a new United Nations report revealed its troops continue the indiscriminate slaughter Rohingya Muslims, including children.
News ID: 14100    Publish Date : 2017/10/13


TEHRAN, October 10 - Head of Iran’s Red Crescent Society Ali-Asghar Peivandi is going to visit Bangladesh to visit Myanmar’s refugees camps and hold talks with the International Committee of the Red Cross officials.
News ID: 13970    Publish Date : 2017/10/10


TEHRAN, October 4 -The United Nations committees for women’s and children’s rights say atrocities against Rohingya Muslims “at the behest of the military” in Myanmar may constitute crimes against humanity.
News ID: 13644    Publish Date : 2017/10/04


TEHRAN, September 30 -Over half a million Rohingya Muslim refugees have fled the violence in Rakhine State in Myanmar to Bangladesh in the past month, placing enormous strain on aid agencies and residents across the border alike.
News ID: 13473    Publish Date : 2017/09/30


TEHRAN, September 29 -The US has accused Myanmar of the "ethnic cleansing" of minority Rohingya Muslims, saying the violent bloodshed in Rakhine state had shamed the government of Aung San Suu Kyi.
News ID: 13429    Publish Date : 2017/09/29


TEHRAN, September 26 -Human Rights Watch has accused Myanmar of committing “crimes against humanity” in Rakhine State, calling on the UN Security Council (UNSC) to act on the issue by imposing sanctions and an arms embargo against the government.
News ID: 13261    Publish Date : 2017/09/26


TEHRAN, September 22 - Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called for the establishment of safe zones inside Myanmar to protect the Rohingya Muslims who are fleeing a government-sanctioned crackdown to seek refuge in her country.
News ID: 13139    Publish Date : 2017/09/22


TEHRAN, September 17 - There seems to be no end in sight to the plight of Rohingya Muslims as those members of the community who have fled persecution in Myanmar are now facing difficulties in India, Nepal, and Bangladesh.
News ID: 13021    Publish Date : 2017/09/17


TEHRAN, September 12 -Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has called on Islamic governments to exert political and economic pressure on Myanmar’s “cruel” government to make it stop a deadly crackdown on minority Rohingya Muslims in the Southeast Asian country.
News ID: 12882    Publish Date : 2017/09/12