Aung San Suu Kyi leaves a hearing in a case filed by The Gambia against Myanmar alleging genocide against the minority Muslim Rohingya population, at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, Netherlands on December 10, 2019 [Yves Herman/Reuters]

In response to an international court’s decision ordering Myanmar to take emergency measures to prevent the genocide of the Rohingya, the country’s government responded by saying that there has been “no genocide in Rakhine” – the state from which most of the Muslim-minority group hails.

Rights groups and members of the Rohingya minority have celebrated Thursday’s ruling from International Court of Justice (ICJ) judges.


But a statement released by Myanmar‘s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it was “important for Myanmar that Court [ICJ] reaches a

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