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'These comments... were based on so-called information that is yet to be verified and has no factual basis,' Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said at a regular press briefing.
The Doctors Without Borders (MSF) says 'at least 6,700 Rohingya, in the most conservative estimations, are estimated to have been killed, including at least 730 children below the age of 5'
House Republicans and Democrats introduce legislation that would curtail assistance or cooperation with Myanmar's military, and require the White House to identify senior military officials who would have US visa bans imposed or reimposed against them.
The Uighurs were sentenced to 6 years each in 2015 for attempting to join the Islamic State linked Eastern Indonesia Mujahideen
UPDATED The boat was believed to be carrying the Rohingya from Myanmar s western state of Rakhine to Malaysia where thousands of members of the Muslim minority have sought sanctuary since violent clashes with Buddhists erupted last year
Violence against Muslims in central Myanmar are harming the country s dignity says the president