Myanmar spokesman rejects U.N genocide report

FILE PHOTO: Christopher Sidoti, Marzuki Darusman and Radhika Coomaraswamy, members of the Independent International Fact-finding Mission on Myanmar attends a news conference on the publication of their final written report at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, August 27, 2018. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

YANGON (Reuters) – A Myanmar government spokesman on Tuesday rejected a report by United Nations investigators that called for top generals to be prosecuted for genocide, saying the international community was making “false allegations”. His comments came a day after the U.N report, which marked the first time the organization has explicitly called for Myanmar […]

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