Myanmar: UN expert calls for accountability over violence in Rakhine State

Source: UN Human Rights Council

Published on March 12, 2018, 10:26 p.m.

GENEVA (12 March 2018) – The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, told the Human Rights Council on Monday she was increasingly of the opinion that the events in Rakhine State bear the hallmarks of genocide and called in the strongest terms for accountability.

Yanghee Lee

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