Indira Jaising appointed head of UN team to probe atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

Ashutosh Gambhir May 31 2017
Indira Jaising

Senior Advocate Indira Jaising has been appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Council as the head of a fact finding team to probe alleged atrocities against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims.

The Council on Tuesday named a three-member team comprising Jaising, Sri Lanka’s former human rights chief Radhika Coomaraswamy and noted Australian human rights advocate Christopher Dominic Sidoti.

The team will investigate the alleged killings, rape and torture of Rohingya Muslims by the Myanmar security forces in . . .

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