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Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at The Hague to defend Burma genocide charges 28 years after winning Nobel Peace Prize

13-Dec-2019 Intellasia | TheSun | 6:02 AM

AUNG Sang Suu Kyi has appeared at the UN’s highest court to defend Myanmar against charges it committed genocide against the Rohingya. The1991 Nobel Peace Prize winner, [...]
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UK to still fund Burma camps despite fears of ‘apartheid-like’ conditions

13-Dec-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

The UK has broken ranks with the UN and will keep funding “closed” Rohingya camps inside Myanmar despite fears that doing so may entrench [...]
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95 Rohingya in Burma face jail as Hague hears ‘genocide’ case

95 Rohingya in Burma face jail as Hague hears ‘genocide’ case

13-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Nearly100 Rohingya appeared in a Myanmar court Wednesday after being arrested for trying to flee persecution, their lawyer said, as leader Aung San Suu Kyi addressed the [...]
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Aung San Suu Kyi defends Burma against genocide allegations

13-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Nobel peace prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi has defended Myanmar’s military against genocide allegations made at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) amid accusations [...]
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UN: Nearly a half billion in Asia-Pacific still going hungry

12-Dec-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Nearly a half billion people in the Asia-Pacific are still malnourished and eliminating hunger by 2030 requires that millions escape food insecurity each month, according to [...]
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Burma’s Suu Kyi to lead genocide defence at World Court

Burma’s Suu Kyi to lead genocide defence at World Court

12-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi will lead Myanmar’s defence at the World Court on Wednesday, where her country faces accusations of genocide against its [...]
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Burma’s Suu Kyi to take the stand in genocide case

12-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Aung San Suu Kyi is set to speak out in Myanmar’s defence at the UN’s top court on Wednesday, a day after the former democracy icon was urged to “stop the [...]
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164 Vietnamese students vanish in Korea

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Police are searching for 164 Vietnamese students enrolled at Incheon National University’s Korean language school after they have been unaccounted for 15 days. The [...]
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Michelle Obama, Julia Roberts urge Vietnam girls to stay in school

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Former US first lady Michelle Obama and Hollywood A-lister Julia Roberts toured a high school in rural Vietnam on Monday, urging a classroom of teenage girls to stay focused [...]
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Rohingya pray for justice on eve of Burma genocide hearings

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Members of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority prayed for justice on the eve of hearings at the UN’s International Court of Justice during which leader Aung San [...]
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US imposes sanctions Cambodian PM’s associates over alleged corruption

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The US Treasury has imposed sanctions on a businessperson and a senior government official with close links to Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen, accusing them of corruption. [...]
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Burma’s Suu Kyi In Hague To Defend Against Rohingya Genocide Charges

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | NPR | 6:02 AM

Aung San Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of Myanmar, will testify in front of the International Criminal Court on Wednesday, where she’s set to mount a defense on behalf [...]
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Top UN court hears Rohingya genocide allegations

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The UN’s highest court on Tuesday began a hearing into allegations of genocide in Myanmar over the military campaign against the Rohingya minority, with leader Aung San [...]
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High stakes: Burma’s Lady gambles image in Rohingya genocide lawsuit

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

From democracy champion to defending Myanmar against genocide charges, the shock decision by civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi to face the UN’s top court risks further [...]
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Burma’s Suu Kyi arrives at UN court for genocide hearings

11-Dec-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived at the UN’s International Court of Justice on Tuesday to defend her country over charges of genocide against its [...]
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