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Myanmar military misusing COVID-19 pandemic to carry out ‘war crimes’, UN expert says

The Myanmar military is using special extended powers meant to help mitigate the spread of Covid-19 to carry out “war crimes”, said a United Nations special rapporteur. Human rights expert Yanghee Lee called for an investigation into the situation in Myanmar’s Rakhine and Chin States, just before she finished her tenure in the position. Myanmar […]