ethnic cleansing


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ethnic cleansing

Euphemistic the violent removal by one ethnic group of other ethnic groups from the population of a particular area: used esp of the activities of Serbs against Croats and Muslims in the former Yugoslavia
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Time also cited the State Department officials saying that declaring the atrocities as ethnic cleansing was intended at increasing pressure on Myanmar military to resolve the conflict, and also as a call upon the Trump administration to impose new sanctions against the country.
Democratic US Senator Jeff Merkley, part of a congressional delegation that visited Rakhine this week, told reporters there on Tuesday, "This has all the hallmarks of ethnic cleansing.
Rape has been a prominent and devastating feature of the Burmese military's campaign of ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya," said Skye Wheeler, women's rights emergencies researcher at Human Rights Watch and author of the report.
Ask yourself this: Would you accept ethnic cleansing in your state?
to misrepresent the victories achieved against the terrorist groups and show the liberation -- accomplished by the People's and Women's Protection Units (YPG and YPJ), the Free Syrian Army and international coalition -- as ethnic cleansing.
Everyone I know has had enough of Muslims and ethnic cleansing is fast becoming the only solution.
M N raised the plight of ethnic cleansing of Christians in Iraq; a deplorable war crime by any standards that has been condemned by Muslims above all others, 'Ethnic cleansing,' (GDN, August 14).
Ethnic Cleansing and the Indian: The Crime That Should Haunt America
Ethnic Cleansing and the Indian: The Crime That Should Haunt America comes from an American Indian history professor who here uses ethnic cleansing as a tool to challenge the idea that Anglo-American colonialism consisted of genocide.
Through a lens darkly; films of genocide, ethnic cleansing, and atrocities.
Balkan Genocides: Holocaust and Ethnic Cleansing in the Twentieth Century

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