Egypt condemns violence in Myanmar, demands protection of Rohingya Muslims
Thursday، 07 September 2017 - 01:40 PM
In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday 6/9/2017, Egypt condemned the violence in Rakhine province in Myanmar, which led to the murder and displacement of thousands of Rohingya Muslims.
Egypt called upon the authorities in Myanmar to take all procedures necessary for stopping the violence and to provide necessary protection for the Rohingya Muslims, in order to avoid further deterioration in the humanitarian situation in the country.
Egypt asserted its support for all regional and international efforts aiming at the remedy of the humanitarian situation resulting from the crisis. Egypt also called for positively responding to the efforts of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to find an effective and permanent solution to this dangerous political and humanitarian situation.