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Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi to miss UN General Assembly

BBC.com 150 sources

It comes as the nation's de facto leader faces criticism over her handling of the Rohingya crisis.

Myanmar's leader cancels trip to UN General Assembly amid ongoing Rohingya crisis

CNBC / U.S.

Myanmar's de facto leader has canceled a trip to the upcoming UN General Assembly amid intense criticism for her handling of the Rohingya crisis.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi to skip U.N. assembly to deal with Rohingya crisis

Reuters / World

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar’s national leader Aung San Suu Kyi, facing outrage over ethnic violence that has forced about 370,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh, will not attend the upcoming U.N. General Assembly because of the…

Trudeau presses Myanmar leader Suu Kyi on ‘ethnic cleansing’ of Muslim population

Canada.com

The phone call followed a chorus of cries for Canada to revoke the honorary citizenship it granted Ang Sang Suu Kyi in 2007

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to skip UN assembly to deal with Rohingya crisis

Critics have called for Suu Kyi to be stripped of her Nobel Peace peace prize for failing to do more to stop violence against Rohingya

Aung Sung Suu Kyi cancels trip to UN General Assembly

Al Jazeera

Myanmar leader faces mounting criticism over handling of Rohingya crisis but no official word on why trip was cancelled.

Myanmar Leader Cancels U.N. Trip Amid Outcry Over Rohingya Slaughter

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel laureate exalted for defying tyranny, decided against traveling to the United Nations for the annual General Assembly.

Aung San Suu Kyi Plans to Skip U.N. Assembly As Pressure Mounts Over Rohingya Crisis

TIME / World

About 370,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh to escape military violence

As Rohingya flee violence, Myanmar's Suu Kyi skips UN meet

KSL.com / World

With Myanmar drawing condemnation for violence that has driven at least 370,000 Rohingya to flee the country, the government said Wednesday its leader Aung San Suu Kyi would skip this week's U.N. General Assembly.

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