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05 Dec 2017
Situation of human rights of Rohingya Muslims and other minorities in Myanmar A/HRC/RES/S/27-1

During its 27th special session the Human Rights Council adopted a resolution on the Situation of human rights of Rohingya Muslims and other minorities in Myanmar on 5 December 2017.

The Human Rights Council strongly condemned "the alleged systematic and gross violations of human rights and abuses committed in Myanmar, in particular in Rakhine State, notably against persons belonging to the Rohingya Muslim community and other minorities" and called on the government of Myanmar "to cooperate fully with the fact-finding mission established by the Human Rights Council in its resolution 34/22 and to grant unfettered access to the fact-finding mission, other human rights mechanisms and the United Nations."