UN Rights Chief Fears Myanmar Heading Towards «Full-Blown Conflict».

UN Rights Chief Fears Myanmar Heading Towards 'Full-Blown Conflict'

UN rights chief said Myanmar seemed to be heading towards a massive conflict like the one ravaging Syria.

Geneva, Switzerland:

The UN rights chief warned Tuesday of possible crimes against humanity in Myanmar, and said it seemed to be heading towards a massive conflict like the one ravaging Syria.

"I fear the situation in Myanmar is heading towards a full-blown conflict. States must not allow the deadly mistakes of the past in Syria and elsewhere to be repeated," Michelle Bachelet said in a statement.

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