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Clearance Operations: Muslim Minority and Neighbouring Bangladesh

clearance operations: Min Aung Hlaing and three officials from the bureau of special operations, according to Toronto Star. It took place in the residence of the archbishop of Rangoon, Cardinal Charles Bo, who has resisted international condemnation of the military's operations against Rohingya as ethnic cleansing. The Vatican didn't provide details of the contents of Francis' 15-minute courtesy visit with Gen. The general is in charge of security in Rakhine state, where the military's clearance operations against the Muslim minority have sent more than 620,000 Rohingya fleeing into neighbouring Bangladesh. Vatican spokesperson Greg Burke said only that They spoke of the great responsibility of the authorities of the country in this moment of transition. Refugees there have told of entire villages being burned and women and girls being raped. ( As reported in the news.