US says Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing' shames Suu Kyi govt

US says Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing' shames Suu Kyi govtThe United States accused Myanmar Thursday of the ethnic cleansing of minority Rohingya Muslims, saying the bloodshed in Rakhine state had shamed Aung Sang Suu Kyi’s government. Speaking at a United Nations Security Council meeting, US Ambassador Nikki Haley pressed for members of Myanmar’s military to face action from the global body in response to the violence and expressed sharp criticism of the civilian government.



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