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Obama Pushes Myanmar on Minority Group’s Rights

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar—U.S. President Barack Obama pushed Myanmar in meetings Thursday to concede a stateless Rohingya race to call themselves by that name and to concede them full entrance to charitable assist after narrow-minded attacks halted service progressing this year.

Mr. Obama’s vigour on Myanmar President Thein Sein reflects a deepening difference between Myanmar and a general village over a diagnosis of a racial Rohingya, a Muslim minority that many adults in a Buddhist-majority nation impute to as Bengalis,…

Article source: http://online.wsj.com/articles/myanmar-official-rebukes-u-n-chief-over-rohingya-1415877423

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