Myanmar nationals in Japan protest against UN over Rakhine conflict

Photo - Thant Myo Htway

According to sources, many Myanmar nationals working in Japan protested on September 13 against the United Nations over Rakhine State affairs.

They protested in front of the UN office located in Shibuya Ward, Tokyo Prefecture while holding signboards and placard that stated “We Stand With Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. Rhingya are not Ethnic from Myanmar” amongst others that have been written in Japanese, Burmese and English.

Thant Myo Htway, one of the protestors, said “We strongly condemn the actions of ARSA Bengali extremist terrorists that damages our nation’s sovereignty. There is no Rohingya amongst Myanmar’s ethnicities. Every Myanmar citizens of all ethnicities working here in Japan agree with what the government led by Aung San Suu Kyi is doing in Rakhine in order to keep the peace. We want the lies and accusations of ethnic cleansing and genocide to stop so we’re protesting together in front of the UN office here in Shibuya, Tokyo. There are around 400 of us. The Japanese police force had provided security detail for us.”

On top of the protest, a letter was also sent to Japan’s UN office as well as Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

On September 8, over 300 Muslims also protested in Tokyo, Japan in front of Myanmar embassy over Rohingya affairs of which Myanmar nationals there also staged a counter-protest against it.

Myanmar’s Vice-President Henry Van Thio will be attending the UN Security Council meeting today (September 13) instead of State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi.
http://elevenmyanmar.com/local/11573

COMMENTS

Name

art,1,article,1323,cartoon variety,22,crime,68,culture,1,documentary,8,Entertainment,9,health,33,history,2,international,7720,interview,221,knowledge,9,Live,8,LocalNews,16351,news,2842,opinion,767,photos,203,poem,116,satires,39,song,12,speech,12,sports,155,statement,59,technic,58,translate,34,video,1068,voice,76,
ltr
item
dawnmanhon: Myanmar nationals in Japan protest against UN over Rakhine conflict
Myanmar nationals in Japan protest against UN over Rakhine conflict
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-1kL0AjcVXI4/Wbm4pqe5oXI/AAAAAAAAdR0/8AiKkxbwGywVSB-XhtiQTIgY5XXnn_-FgCLcBGAs/s640/q1.jpg
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-1kL0AjcVXI4/Wbm4pqe5oXI/AAAAAAAAdR0/8AiKkxbwGywVSB-XhtiQTIgY5XXnn_-FgCLcBGAs/s72-c/q1.jpg
dawnmanhon
http://www.dawnmanhon.com/2017/09/myanmar-nationals-in-japan-protest.html
http://www.dawnmanhon.com/
http://www.dawnmanhon.com/
http://www.dawnmanhon.com/2017/09/myanmar-nationals-in-japan-protest.html
true
4976479704313592870
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share. STEP 2: Click the link you shared to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy