Buddhist monastery protects Muslims refugee in Myanmar
More than a thousand Muslims are sheltering in a Buddhist monastery in Myanmar's northeastern town of Lashio after violence that killed one person and burned down Muslim properties.
6 Bosnian Croats Convicted of Killing Muslims in ’92-95 War
A United Nations tribunal found that the former fighters persecuted Muslim civilians as part of an “ethnic cleansing” campaign in Bosnia ordered by Croatia’s leaders.
Myanmar accused of bias in population control policy
Human Rights Watch says a two-child limit for minority Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine state violates human rights and should be revoked. NEW DELHI — A watchdog group Tuesday called on Myanmar's government to immediately revoke a population-control policy that blocks members of the minority Rohingya Muslim community from having more than two children, saying the newly revived measure is discriminatory, violates human rights and endangers women's health.
7 Muslims Sentenced to Prison for Myanmar Violence
A prominent Muslim questioined why Muslims had been prosecuted when human rights groups agreed that most of the violence had been carried out by Buddhists.
Myanmar Muslims Jailed in Monk's Death
Six Muslim men and one minor have been sentenced to prison terms ranging from two years to life for involvement in the killing of a Buddhist monk in central Myanmar.