Aung San Suu Kyi makes first visit to site of anti-Rohingya violence

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Nobel laureate, who has faced criticism for failing to speak up for Muslim minority, travelled to conflict-riven Rakhine state

Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived on her first visit to conflict-battered northern Rakhine state on Thursday, an official said, an unannounced trip to an area that has seen most of its Rohingya Muslim population forced out by an army campaign.

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