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Myanmar crisis textbook example of ethnic cleansing: UN

UN human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein denounces 'brutal security operation' by Myanmar military against Rohingya.

Muslim minority in Rakhine State

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Pyongyang warns Washington over UN sanctions push

North Korea warns Washington will pay the price for any fresh sanctions passed on Pyongyang at UN meeting on Monday.

Kim Jong-un

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NATO chief calls for united response to North Korea

Jens Stoltenberg, NATO secretary-general, has demanded a strong and unified response to provocations from Pyongyang.

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg

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Critics circle Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya crisis

World leaders, NGOs and fellow peace prize winners speak out over Aung San Suu Kyi's response to the Rohingya crisis.

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ARSA fighters declare truce amid Rohingya crisis

Group calls on army to also lay down arms allowing humanitarian groups to provide much-needed aid in Rakhine.

Rohingya

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North Korea: Kim Jong-un praises nuclear test

North Korea's leader calls last week's test a 'perfect success' and urges further weapons development.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un

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US formally requests UN vote on North Korea sanctions

Proposed sanctions over nuclear arms buildup would include oil embargo,assets freeze and punishment of guest workers.

haley

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Rohingya exodus to Bangladesh nears 300,000: UN

Bangladesh braces for new surge after nearly 300,000 Rohingya Muslims flee Myanmar's Rakhine State in last 15 days.

Rohingya are arriving by foot

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Most powerful and deadly quakes of the past 100 years

A look at the deadliest earthquakes that occurred in the past century across the world.

Chile

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UN: 270,000 Rohingya fled to Bangladesh in two weeks

Another UN official says more than 1,000 people, mostly Rohingya Muslims, may have been killed.

Rohingya fled

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