Human rights icon Suu Kyi accused of ‘tending towards the annihilation of the Rohingya’, criminal complaint alleges.
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Five members of the Peacock Generation were given one-year prison sentences at a Yangon court on Wednesday.
Rights groups say group is being punished for trying to escape dismal camps amid severe restrictions on everyday life.
The case has exposed deep-seated mistrust in Myanmar’s dysfunctional criminal justice system.
UN panel calls for international community to sever all ties with country’s military over Rohingya abuses.
Regional bloc accused of whitewashing Myanmar’s crimes against Rohingya.
Refugees in Cox’s Bazar question Myanmar motives amid Rakhine unrest, but some see ‘breakthrough’ in repatriation talks.
Insiders say UN sought to downplay criticism of Myanmar and was hamstrung by China, Russia opposition to firm response.
Report says mental health crisis surges in refugee camps after cuts to aid and end of resettlement programmes.