Myanmar has been plagued with conflict in recent times, with more than 600,000 Rohingya people forced to flee across the border to makeshift refugee camps in Bangladesh. Many of those affected have spoken of sexual violence and executions carried out by security forces in the country.
Social media plays a major part
Marzuki Darusman is the chair of the UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar and he spoke at a session of the Human Rights Council on 12 March. He said that social media had played a “determining role” in the events in Myanmar.
He gave further details: “It has … substantively …read more
Source:: Silicon Republic News