Dhaka, Bangladesh

Along a hand-drawn line

Along a hand-drawn line

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Freedom from the margins

Freedom from the margins

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When you discount the rhetorical overkill, the most surprising thing about Donald Trumpís address to the United Nations was how conventional it was, writes David Ignatius
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Fornt Page

Myanmar mob attacks aid shipment to Rohingyas

Buddhist protesters in Myanmar threw petrol bombs to try to block a shipment of aid to Muslims in Rakhine state, where the United Nations has accused the military of ethnic cleansing, before police fired in the air to disperse them, reports Reuters. Hundreds of protesters were involved in the attempt to stop Red Cross workers loading a boat with relief supplies. The incident late on Wednesday reflected rising communal animosity, and came as US President Donald Trump called for a quick end to the violence that has raised concern about Myanmar's transition from military rule. The aid shipment was bound for the north of the Rakhine State where insurgent attacks on Aug 25 sparked a military backlash. The violence has...  read more>>


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