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ALJAZEERA: Myanmar Accused Of New Destruction Of Rohingya Villages

High-definition satellite images show 820 newly identified structures destroyed in five Rohingya Muslim villages in the Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state this month where the military is carrying out counter-insurgency operations, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW).

In a statement released on Monday, the US-based group urged the government to invite the United Nations  to assist in an impartial investigation.

“These alarming new satellite images confirm that the destruction in Rohingya villages is far greater and in more places than the government has admitted,” said Brad Adams, HRW’s Asia director.

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