OIC Expresses Deep Concern over Violence Against Rohingya in Myanmar

Mon May 20 2024
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JEDDAH: The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Monday expressed deep concern and alarm over recent reports of violence, forced displacement, and property destruction against the Rohingya Muslim community in Buthidaung Township in Myanmar’s Rakhine State.
The OIC General Secretariat underscored the responsibility of all parties involved in the conflict, especially the Myanmar military and the Arakan Army (AA), to protect all Rohingya people in accordance with international law.
OIC further called for immediate and unhindered humanitarian access and full compliance with the provisional measures ordered by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to ensure the protection of the Rohingya people.
The OIC General Secretariat called on the international community to take immediate and concrete steps to end the cycle of violence and atrocities perpetrated against the Rohingya people and ensure their safety and security.

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