Myanmar's leader denies genocide claims in her own country

Meanwhile, at the world's highest court in The Hague, Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi rejected the genocide taking place against the Rohingya Muslims. 57 countries are now accusing Myanmar of genocide.

Considered foreigners from Bangladesh

Meanwhile, in the Hague, in the Netherlands, Aung San Suu Kyi denied the existence of a genocide against the Rohingya people in front of the International Court of Justice. The State Counsellor of Myanmar represented her country in front of this international court. Myanmar is accused of genocide by the 57 countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, represented by Gambia. Throughout the mass operations of repression led by the Myanmar military, 740,000 Rohingyas fled the country in August 2017.

**Who are the Rohingya people? **

The word "Rohingya" comes from Bengali word meaning "inhabitant of Rohang," which refers to the Arakan region. It is a region that is predominantly Buddhist. It is also where most of the 1.5 million Muslim Rohingya come from. Since the 1960s, this community has been persecuted. They are considered foreigners from Bangladesh, the neighboring country, and do not have citizenship in Myanmar. They live in the margins of society: they have no rights; they have no access to schools or hospitals and cannot work. The countries accusing Burma of genocide are calling for "provisional measures" to protect the Rohingya people as well as an investigation into the massacres that could constitute a crime against humanity.

Violent repression

The International Court of Justice has established that genocide had been committed only once: the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men in Bosnia in 1995. During the month of August 2017, the Myanmar military carried out a violent repression after the attack multiple police posts by Rohingya rebels. At least 10,000 people were killed, and 37,000 houses destroyed. The vast majority of the Rohingya people left Myanmar to take refuge in Bangladesh, where they still live in refugee camps today.


12/11/2019 11:45 PM


  • Lucinda G.
    12/19/2019 22:57

    So sad 🙏

  • Shaheen A.
    12/18/2019 11:34

    Shut up women u will burn in the hell Inshallallah Ameen ALMIGHTY will help them HE is testing his creation how far they can go death is for everyone

  • JC H.
    12/14/2019 10:30

    She (Suu Kyi) is just a devil woman and a dirty liar. Being shielded by the Nobel Peace, she has been killing innocent own people.

  • Elizabeth A.
    12/14/2019 00:45

    This video broke my heart and at the same time it gave me hope. The man who carried his parents will be blessed. You call them rebels or outsiders? Please listen to your heart, it will reveal the truth. Love will always conquer, always.

  • Rosemary A.
    12/13/2019 17:05

    God hear their prayers their cry's you and only you can lead them to a save place. You and only you can feed them nurture them protect them from the evil ones who are out to kill them. I asked along with their prayers in Jesus name for you to lift their burden and their hunger there homelessness their fear I give them Justice and peace in Jesus name Amen ♥️🙏

  • Babar Y.
    12/13/2019 04:56


  • Sunshine D.
    12/13/2019 04:30

    This sounds like the muslims invaded and now they are getting kicked out. What is wrong with that.

  • Mujibul H.
    12/13/2019 03:34

    Shameless country and leadership. Free Rakhaine is the best solution.

  • Peter A.
    12/12/2019 22:47

    another premature noble peace prize winner. You gonna believe her or your lying eyes.

  • Ahlem G.
    12/12/2019 06:48

    For everyone saying it's one sided story .. fake news just Google it and you will be shoked by the horrific pictures IT'S A GENOCIDE may Allah be with our brothers and sisters 😢

  • Kyaw H.
    12/12/2019 02:51

    Why not include ARSA attacks that have stared the whole conflict.Idiots.

  • Kyaw H.
    12/12/2019 02:50

    This media should be ashame

  • Kyaw H.
    12/12/2019 02:49

    One sided come and see our side

  • Kyaw H.
    12/12/2019 02:48

    She doesn't fall from grance.Only you people think that way.She has hold burden for the burma military action which is the same military hold her in capitivity and she is speaking and facing you guys for the people of burma not for the burma military.Only you scums think she is evil.Even in my country military supporters hate her but she is held responsible for the military actions.You guys should learn hoe the burma government work first then to blame her out of hatred.I personally doesn't hate muslims untail i saw them burning Aung san suki pictures.What does aung san suki does? She has no military power.

  • Peter's L.
    12/12/2019 02:31

    The West lied to the world about their rights and duties since colonialism and keeps doing so until now.

  • Dior S.
    12/12/2019 01:09

    They started it and horbouring the rebels. I would do the same if my area got invaded. A little one sided story for me, but Hopefully the real story will prevail with the international court.

  • Amy P.
    12/12/2019 00:24

    Devious and created news

  • Htet N.
    12/12/2019 00:17

    One sided interview. Please come and interview local Arakan people as well. If we genocide them how come they still alive in there. And one fact, they speak in Bangladesh and their facial appear is just like Bangladesh even their religious beliefs same with Bangladesh. It is true that they were in Myanmar since 1960 but there are one more true they never loyal to Myanmar because they are just the people of Bangladesh.

  • Richard E.
    12/12/2019 00:16


  • Arnab R.
    12/12/2019 00:13

    Our govt. has been giving shelter to you people, in return now you people made hell in our place. These Rohingas don't deserve anything good.

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