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US House Designates Myanmar Campaign against Rohingya Minority 'Genocide'

The U.S. House of Representatives approved a resolution by a vote of 394-1 Thursday, declaring Myanmar's military campaign against the country's Rohingya Muslim minority a genocide. A United Nations report released in August said the military carried out mass killings and gang rapes with "genocidal intent" and also definitively called for Myanmar officials to face genocide charges for the first time. Myanmar's military has denied previous accusations it had...

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