PRESS STATEMENT BY CENTHRA & Young Professionals (YP)
9 October 2015
The Centre for Human Rights Research and Advocacy (CENTHRA) and Young Professionals (YP) refer to the recent article by the Malay Mail Online columnist Boo Su-Lyn titled “Abolish Federal Constitution’s Article 11(4)” published on October 2, 2015 by the Malay Mail Online and subsequently withdrawn with apology on October 7, 2015
[ED] Reproduced as an expression of solidarity with the movement.
Europe’s #Rohingya Refugees from #Myanmar to hold a protest rally at the International Criminal Court in The Hague, calling for the prosecution of President Thein Sein and deputies for the crime of genocide.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
6 October 2015
The Hague, Netherlands: From 1-3 pm today, Europe’s Rohingya refugees from Myanmar/Burma will hold a protest rally at the International Criminal Court and officially deliver petition to the ICC officials in order to call the court’s attention to what renowned scholars, genocide researchers and international law practitioners call Myanmar’s slow genocide of the Rohingya. The European Rohingya Council, the Burmese Muslim Association (BMA), Burma Human Rights Network and a wide array of Rohingya support groups in Malaysia, USA, France, Germany, India, Norway, and S. Africa are supporting the new public awareness campaign.