Myanmar’s Suu Kyi heads to ICJ for genocide showdown

Credit: WorldNews- Published on December 10, 2019
Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi is set Tuesday to personally defend Myanmar in The Hague against accusations of genocide, in a remarkable fall from grace for the woman once hailed as a rights icon. Myanmar’s civilian leader will appear at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) as Myanmar disputes claims that it tried to...
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Published on December 10, 2019 -  01:00
Suu Kyi faces down Hague's genocide probe
Aung San Suu Kyi arrived at the International Court of Justice in The Hague on Tuesday to defend Myanmar against accusations of genocide against Rohingya Muslims. Opposing her is Gambia's Justice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou, who spent ten years prosecuting perpetrators of another devastating loss of human life: The Rwandan genocide.

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