Some protesters at the Jakarta rally called for the expulsion of the Burmese ambassador over the issue, as well as for diplomatic ties between the two countries to be severed.
Violence in Arakan State is stopping aid agencies from delivering food and medicines, a United Nations official said on Tuesday.
Burma’s government appears to be backing away from claims that attacks that took place in Arakan State earlier this month were carried out by a Islamist group with links to…
The proposal to dismiss the three foreigners was rejected by a vote of 250 objections, 148 in support, and one abstention.
A group of men from a village in central Burma destroyed a mosque in the first serious outburst of inter-religious violence in months.
The group’s secretary said their aim is to assist and represent anyone – regardless of their religion – in connection with incidents or alleged crimes which may have religious pretexts.