Myanmar envoy blames Rohingya insurgents for violence in Rakhine state
ANI | Updated: Sep 13, 2017 14:24 IST
New York [United States], Sept. 13 (ANI): Myanmar's envoy to the United Nations Ambassador Kyaw Tin has blamed Rohingya insurgents for the violence in his country's northern Rakhine state and said that Yangon would never tolerate such atrocities.
He has claimed that those Rohingya Muslims who have fled the country, have escaped in the wake of Myanmarese troops cracking down firmly on Rohingya militants since August 25 to end their brutal campaign of violence and village burnings.
Currently, according to media reports, access to Rakhine state is heavily controlled.
She said that human suffering of such magnitude must be stopped.