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Myanmar urged to release Rohingya Muslims held for traveling
October 10, 2019

Human Rights Watch has called for immediate release of thirty Rohingya Muslims detained by the Myanmar authorities for attempting to travel from Rakhine State to the city of Yangon. According to the rights group, the Rohingya were arrested by police on September 26. Of them, 21 were later sentenced to two years in Pathein prison by a local court.

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