UN urges worldwide withdrawal of support for Myanmar military

World must ‘cut off money supply’ to commanders accused of war crimes and genocide against Rohingya, say investigators

The international community must cut off all support to Myanmar’s military as part of efforts to hold army commanders to account for crimes against humanity and genocide, UN investigators have said following a fact-finding mission in the country.

In a statement, the UN said there had been no progress in protecting the Rohingya minority, more than a million of whom have fled military “clearance operations” in the Rakhine region.

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