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Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Rakhine state face charges for ‘illegal travel’

Rohingya Muslims arrested by Myanmar forces have appeared in court in the nation’s capital of Yangon over criminal charges for attempting to flee apartheid-like conditions in Rakhine state. The group of nearly 20, including children, who appeared in court on Friday were among 54 people from the Rohingya minority detained on Wednesday on the outskirts […]

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Ex-CIA chief says Trump has put US in ‘full-blown national security crisis’

Former CIA Director John Brennan has warned about President Donald Trump’s alleged interference in the operations of US intelligence agencies, describing it as “a full-blown national security crisis.” In an interview on Friday on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Brennan referred to Trump’s shakeup in the intelligence community as a “virtual decapitation.” “We are now in a […]