Myanmar’s national leader Aung San Suu Kyi, facing outrage over ethnic violence that has forced about 370,000 Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh, will not attend the upcoming UN General Assembly session in New York, a party spokesman said on Wednesday.
Muslim Rohingyas at a camp on the outskirts of Sittwe, capital of Rakhine state. (AFP)
Rohingya refugees stretch their hands to receive food distributed by local organizations in Kutupalong. (Reuters)