Seven Myanmar soldiers have been sentenced to “10 years in prison with hard labour in a remote area” for participating in a massacre of 10 Rohingya Muslim men in a village in northwestern Rakhine state last September, the army said on Tuesday. The military said in a statement published on Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlaing’s office Facebook page that seven soldiers have had “action taken against them” for “contributing and participating in murder”. The massacre was being investigated by two Reuters journalists - Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe ...
Seven Myanmar soldiers sentenced to 10 years in jail over Rohingya massacre
The murders were part of a larger army crackdown on the Rohingya