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Mohhamad Hussein, who arrived in Bangladesh in October holds a discarded syringe that he was playing with at the Thankhali refugee camp in Coxs Bazar Dec. 2 2017

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He told a special session of the Human Rights Council on the Rohingya on Tuesday: "My government is doing everything possible to deter these extremist acts".

According to Reuters, Shahriar Alam, Bangladesh's junior foreign affairs minister, told the session in Geneva that his country was hosting almost one million "Myanmar nationals" following summary executions and rapes "as a weapon of persecution". Some 100 caricatures depicting the tribulation and suffering of the ethnic Rohingya in Myanmar and the efforts of Malaysia in helping the community are on display for five days at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) here until Saturday.

Earlier, U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein cited problems like segregation, killing by random firing of bullets, burning of houses with families inside, and rape targeting the Rohingya.

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Myanmar's ambassador, Htin Lynn, said his government was working with Bangladesh to ensure returns of the displaced in about two months and "there will be no camps".

"There will be no camps", he told the emergency session.

The House called on Myanmar's leadership to end attacks on minorities in the northern Rakhine state.

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The use of the term genocide increases global pressure on Myanmar (also called Burma) and reflects deep concern at what the United Nations describes as decades of discrimination and violence against the Rohingya.

"But the concerns are extremely serious, and clearly call for access to be immediately granted for further verification".

Zeid al-Hussein urged the United Nations to set up a new mechanism to allow criminal prosecutions of individuals suspected to be responsible. Ethnic cleansing is not recognised as an independent crime under global law.

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The U.N.'s top human rights body has overwhelmingly passed a measure saying that crimes against humanity have "very likely" been committed against the Rohingya minority in Myanmar. It says they migrated illegally from Bangladesh so should not be listed as one of the country's ethnic groups. After the latest wave of arrivals it now hosts more than a million Rohingya.

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