30 Oct '16, 12am

#Myanmar #Military killing two birds with one stone

By Haroon Yousuf, The Stateless Rohingya (TSR) Article FRANCE: The ongoing Myanmar military operation in northern part of restive Rakhine State is a perfect opportunity for Myanmar generals. It is like killing two birds in one stone. Rakhine State which has seen a horrendous genocidal campaign against Rohingya in June 2012, remains one of a strategic regions of the military for its survival since the country has opened up to the outside world after more than 50 of isolation. The defeat of military-back party, USDP in 2015 General Election has reduced the military assertive power in the new government led by Aung San Suu Kyi who was once denied to ascend to power after the landslide victory in 1990 General Election. Before Aung San Suu Kyi appointed NLD member, Nyi Pu as Rakhine State’s Chief Minister, the army and Rakhine nationalist ANP party have contested for the positi...

Full article: http://www.thestateless.com/2016/10/30/myanmar-military-k...

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