Jack Dorsey responds to criticism over Myanmar comments

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey responded to the backlash over his comments about a 10-day meditation retreat in Myanmar, which has seen the country’s Rohingya Muslims suffering at the hands of its military. Dorsey, 42, was called “tone deaf” over his praise of the country and its people and the fact that he did not comment on the widely acknowledged human […]

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China expresses satisfaction over Rohingya repatriation deal

BEIJING (Reuters) – China is “happy” that Bangladesh and Myanmar have reached a deal to start repatriating hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees to Rakhine, its government’s top diplomat said on Friday. More than 700,000 Rohingya refugees crossed into Bangladesh from western Myanmar, U.N. agencies say, after Rohingya insurgent attacks on Myanmar security forces in August 2017 triggered a sweeping […]

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