Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns all rights violations in Rakhine State

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Myanmar's de-facto leader, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi called on the worldwide community on Tuesday to assist the country's authorities in resolving the ongoing Rohingya Muslim minority crisis.

Absent in NY, where are gathered the great majority of the heads of State, she said that she was "ready" to organize the return of more than 410 000 Rohingya muslims have fled to Bangladesh to escape persecution.

Ms Suu Kyi broke her silence on the crisis on Tuesday with a televised address in the capital Naypyitaw while world leaders including Foreign Minister Julie Bishop lined up on the sidelines of a United Nations summit in NY urging her to put an end to the military violence against Rohingya. Aung San Suu Kyi is due to speak to the nation today about the crisis which Washington says is a defining moment for Myanmar.

Addressing the worldwide community, the Nobel laureate said, "We would like you (world) to think of our country as a whole, not just as little afflicted areas".

Her government needed to find out "what the real problems are", the State Counselor added, referring to "allegations and counter-allegations", but claimed that her nation "does not fear global scrutiny".

And she said Muslims were not the only religious groups impacted by the recent conflict, noting that several other ethnic and religious groups have also fled the fighting. "Some of our citizens are there in Bangladesh, so we have to take them back". "And we have to make sure these allegations are based on solid evidence before we take action".

Resources Are Limited And For Indians First: Centre On Rohingya Stand
The Centre on Monday (September 18) stuck to its decision that the Rohingyas staying in India need to be deported to Myanmar . The court has adjourned the hearing in the matter to October 3.

The leader further added, "We would like to find out why this exodus is happening, would like to talk to the people who have fled". "We have seen too many vulnerable people having to flee for their lives. Hate and fear are (the) main scourges", she said.

The Myanmar military to justify ir attacks on performance of insurgent group called Salvation Army, Rohingya in Arakan, who qualify to be a terrorist group and ensure that y have ties with Islamic State and Al Qaeda, something that insurgents -who also declared cessation of ir operations- have always denied. "If Myanmar has nothing to hide, it should allow United Nations investigators into the country, including Rakhine state", Amnesty said.

Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over recently from Myanmar into Bangladesh, stand in a queue to receive food being distributed near Balukhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017.

Suu Kyi has been slammed by many human rights advocates for maintaining a silence on the plight of the Rohingya community in Myanmar. "Invite members of the worldwide community to visit", she said.

"We are determined to implement the recommendations of the commission" for a rapid improvement to the situation and "bring an end to suffering of all people", Suu Kyi said, though the government will prioritize the recommended initiatives that are achievable in the short term.

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