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    China, Russia support for Myanmar shameful: UN rapporteur

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 03:00pm on January 23, 2020

    United Nations special rapporteur Yanghee Lee on Thursday termed ‘shameful’ the support UN Security Council members China and Russia continued to Myanmar. ‘It is shameful...

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    ICJ to rule next week on urgent measures

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 01:56pm on January 15, 2020

    The UN’s top court said Wednesday it will deliver its decision next week on whether emergency measures should be imposed on Myanmar over alleged genocide...

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    Global support sought for Gambia at ICJ

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on December 13, 2019

    Gambian and Canadian authorities on Wednesday urged all the countries of the world and the international community to extend all possible support to the Gambia...

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    Suu Kyi denies ‘genocidal intent’ in Rohingya case

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 04:19pm on December 11, 2019

    Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday denied ‘genocidal intent’ as she defended Myanmar’s military operation against Rohingya Muslims in the UN’s top...

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    Suu Kyi at the ICJ: when the personal is political

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 10, 2019

    ‘SHE decided to face the lawsuit by herself,’ proclaimed National League of Democracy spokesman Myo Nyunt about his boss, Myanmar’s state counsellor Aung San Suu...

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    ICJ hearing begins tomorrow

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 12:36am on December 09, 2019

    The International Court of Justice is scheduled to hold public hearings from Tuesday to Thursday on charges against the Myanmar military of carrying out systematic...

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    Myanmar, genocide and Suu Kyi’s gamble

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2019

    LEADERS currently in office rarely make an appearance before either the International Court of Justice or the International Criminal Court. International law remains affixed to...

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    OIC Welcomes first ICJ hearing on case for crimes against Rohingya

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on November 26, 2019

    The Organization of Islamic Cooperation has welcomed the International Court of Justice decision to conduct its first hearing in December 10-12 in the case against...

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    Myanmar faces genocide case at ICJ

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 05:59pm on November 11, 2019

    Myanmar faced accusations of genocide in a lawsuit filed by Gambia at the UN’s top court on Monday over the southeast Asian nation’s treatment of...