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Source: The Guradian

Myanmar government 'bulldozing Rohingya mass grave to hide evidence'

Monday 21:52 GMT

Rights group says site of massacre in Rakhine state is being flattened on government orders after exposés of two other mass graves. The government of Myanmar is bulldozing over the site of a Rohingya mass grave in an effort to destroy evidence of a massacre committed last year by the military, according to a rights monitoring group.

The Arakan Project, which uses on-the-ground networks to document abuses against the Rohingya community in western Rakhine state, Myanmar, provided the Guardian with a video of the grave site before its destruction.

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Source: DW

Nigeria frees 475 Boko Haram suspects for lack of evidence

Monday 09:00 GMT

A Nigerian court has released 475 people allegedly affiliated with Boko Haram due to lack of evidence, the justice ministry said on Sunday.

Send Facebook Twitter Google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine. Humanitarian groups have criticized the Nigerian authorities' for holding the Boko Haram suspects for years without trial or even contact with a lawyer. Isah said the freed Boko Haram suspects were accused of either belonging to the terrorist organization or for concealing information about the group.

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