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Will ruling of world's highest court help Rohingya Muslims?

International Court of Justice says Myanmar must prevent genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority.

Rohingya

'Justice served': Rohingya in Bangladesh hail ICJ order

UN top court's order asking Myanmar to prevent further genocide of mainly Muslim Rohingya cheered at Cox's Bazar camps.

'Justice served': Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh hail ICJ ruling

Rohingya

ICJ orders Myanmar to protect Rohingya

Top UN court finds 'irreparable damage' caused to Rohingya; orders Myanmar to take steps to prevent genocide.

ICJ orders Myanmar to protect Rohingya

Rohingya

Myanmar finds war crimes but no genocide in Rohingya crackdown

ICOE report comes days before UN's top court issues ruling on whether urgent measures are necessary to stop genocide.

Myanmar finds war crimes but no genocide in Rohingya crackdown

Bosnia

Srebrenica: Ex-Bosnian Serb general indicted for aiding genocide

Milomir Savcic is accused of commanding troops to capture, imprison, kill and bury hundreds of Bosnian Muslims.

Srebrenica: Ex-Bosnian Serb general indicted for aiding genocide

Opinion

Myanmar: Defending genocide at the ICJ

With facts on the ground established, the Myanmar government's defence against the genocide charge can hardly stand.

Azeezah Kanji

by Azeezah Kanji

Azeezah Kanji

Rohingya

Myanmar cannot be trusted to put own soldiers on trial: Gambia

ICJ hearing draws to close as Aung San Suu Kyi faces fresh criticism for defending Myanmar against genocide allegation.

Myanmar cannot be trusted to put own soldiers on trial: Gambia

Aung San Suu Kyi

Transcript: Aung San Suu Kyi's speech at the ICJ in full

In a speech that lasted about 30 minutes, Myanmar leader defended her country's military against genocide allegations.

Rohingya

Aung San Suu Kyi defends Myanmar against genocide allegations

In unprecedented move, former human rights icon defends Myanmar generals at ICJ over killings, rape and displacement.

Aung San Suu Kyi defends Myanmar against genocide allegations

Rohingya

Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at ICJ as Myanmar faces genocide case

Myanmar leader defending country against charges of genocide over 2017 crackdown on the Rohingya, filed by Gambia.

Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at ICJ as Myanmar faces genocide case

Asia Pacific

Timeline: How the crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya unfolded

A brutal crackdown on the minority Rohingya has brought Myanmar to the UN's highest court and charges of genocide.

Timeline: How the crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya unfolded

Asia Pacific

Myanmar sets up special legal unit as Rohingya cases loom

The unit will provide advice on international criminal justice as government prepares to defend itself at The Hague.

Myanmar sets up special legal unit as Rohingya cases loom

Rohingya

Myanmar begins court martial after probe into Rohingya atrocities

Army blames soldiers and officers deployed to one village saying they were 'weak in following rules of engagement'.

Myanmar begins court martial after probe into Rohingya atrocities

Turkey

Measure on 'Armenian genocide' blocked again in US Senate

Senator David Perdue prevents resolution, arguing that it would undermine efforts to overcome challenges with Turkey.

Measure on 'Armenian genocide' blocked again in US Senate

Rohingya

Suu Kyi to defend Myanmar against genocide accusation at UN court

Buddhist-majority Myanmar is accused of genocide against Rohingya in a 2017 crackdown by the country's military.

Suu Kyi to defend Myanmar against genocide accusation at UN court