MSF said that an immediate scale-up of humanitarian aid in Bangladesh is required to prevent a public health disaster among Rohingya refugees from Myanmar
Author - Fergus Kelly
Russia warned the US that attempts to fire on Russian or Syrian troops near Deir Ez-Zor from SDF-held areas will result in immediate retaliation.
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Aung San Suu Kyi said Myanmar does not “fear international scrutiny” over a military crackdown that has seen 420,000 Rohingya people flee to Bangladesh
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Turkey sent heavy military equipment including tanks to its southern Hatay province bordering Syria, bolstering its military presence there
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UN Secretary General describes humanitarian situation in Myanmar as "catastrophic" and calls on the government to suspend military action and end violence
Al Qaeda called for Muslims to help Myanmar's Rohingya, and for jihadis in Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and the Philippines to travel to there to fight
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The UNHCR said that it has begun an emergency airlift of aid to help around 370,000 Rohingya refugees have fled violence in Myanmar in the past 18 days
A spokesperson for the US-led Coalition said that it did not conduct airstrikes against Syrian regime forces near Deir ez-Zor, contrary to media claims
An apparent "systematic attack" on the Rohingya community in Myanmar "seems a textbook example of ethnic cleansing," the UN human rights chief said
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