Last update: 2018-05-04 17:43:32
6,700 Rohingya Muslims killed in attacks in Myanmar, MSF says. At least 730 young children among people shot, burned or beaten to death in Rakhine state between August and September (the Guardian).
Erdogan Forges Accord to Name East Jerusalem Palestinian Capital. Turkey’s Erdogan leads opposition to Trump’s policy shift. OIC leaders met in Istanbul at emergency summit on Wednesday (Bloomberg).
After decades of suppression, Baha'is celebrate publicly in Baghdad. On Nov. 30, Baha’is celebrated the bicentennial of the birth of Baha'u'llah, the founder of the Baha’i faith, in a ceremony in Baghdad attended by representatives from the Iraqi parliament, the Iraqi High Commission for Human Rights (IHCHR), the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq, civil society as well as media activists (al-Monitor).