Amnesty takes back Aung San Suu Kyi award ( Who is her tenure has been…
Amnesty takes back Aung San Suu Kyi award
What happen in LONDON with Amnesty International on Monday and who do it?
stripped Aung San Suu Kyi of its highest honour over the de facto Myanmar leader's "indifference" to the atrocities committed
by the country's military against Rohingya Muslims
What The London-based global human rights organisation said?
“It was revoking the Ambassador of Conscience Award it gave Suu Kyi in 2009 while she was still under house arrest.”
What Amnesty International chief Kumi Naidoo said in a letter to Suu Kyi released by the group?
"Today, we are profoundly dismayed that you no longer represent a symbol of hope, courage, and the undying defence of human rights,"
"Amnesty International cannot justify your continued status as a recipient of the Ambassador of Conscience award and so with great sadness we are hereby withdrawing it from you,”
What the group said?
“It informed Suu Kyi of the decision on Sunday. She has so far issued no public response.”
Why Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy (NLD) party swept to power in 2015?
in a landslide victory ending decades of military rule in the country of 50 million
Who is her tenure has been marred by and why?
by a failure
to speak up for Rohingya Muslims who were driven out of the country by
the army in what the United Nations has called an ethnic cleansing campaign
What the 73-year-old was and who did the he 73-year-old do?
was stripped of her honorary Canadian citizenship over her failure to speak up for the Rohingya last month
When the Suu Kyi got the Nobel Peace Prize?
What she has also lost numerous?
smaller awards from
What more than 720,000 Rohingya Muslims has do?
fled the Buddhist majority's western Rakhine state in a military crackdown from August last year
What many people are believed?
to have been either murdered or tortured and raped