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Myanmar’s Suu Kyi arrives at Hague court for genocide hearing

10 Dec 2019 / 17:56 H.

THE HAGUE: Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi (pix) arrived at the UN’s International Court of Justice on Tuesday to defend her country over charges of genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority.

Gambia launched proceedings against the Buddhist-majority Myanmar in November, accusing it of violating its obligations under the 1948 Genocide Convention. It is only the third genocide case filed at the court since World War Two. — Reuters

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