Remembering Deir Yassin – CENTHRA

Today, nearly 70 years ago in 1948, a peaceful village in Deir Yassin, Palestine, was attacked by armed Jewish terrorists from the militant Irgun and Stern Gangs, who formed the backbone of the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) upon the creation of the State of Israel shortly afterwards. Continue reading

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Media Advisory: Europe’s Rohingya Refugees Protest Rally at the ICC

Media Advisory: Europe’s Rohingya Refugees Protest Rally at the ICC

[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.

MEDIA ADVISORY

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.

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Rohingyas: Out of the Depths of Suffering, We Cry

Rohingyas: Out of the Depths of Suffering, We Cry

Auschwitz is the Nazi extermination camp in Poland for the Jewish people whom Hitler wished to eliminate from the face of the earth. This place is the well-known monument to modern-day an act of genocide. Standing in Auschwitz, one may actually feel the horror of facing, not only personal death, but the death of your entire culture and genetic heritage. Continue reading