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Suu Kyi's government has blocked visas for a UN-fact finding mission tasked with probing accusations of military abuse.
The US welcomes the recent exchanges between the governments of Myanmar and Bangladesh on the ability to repatriate these individuals voluntarily.
Australia has come under sharp criticism from the United Nations and human rights groups for its policy of holding asylum-seekers in offshore detention camps in the Pacific.
In an October 13 hearing, the court observed that national importance could not be secondary and at the same time, the human rights issue of these immigrants should be kept in mind.
Earlier this month the UN Security Council dropped plans to adopt a resolution demanding an end to the violence in Myanmar in the face of strong opposition from China.
25 Eritreans, Ethiopians and Sudanese -- including 15 women and four children -- should reach France at the latest in January.
The refugees massing in grim Bangladeshi camps have given chilling and consistent accounts of widespread murder, rape and arson at the hands of security forces.
The former defence minister yesterday accused the government of pushing out around 40,000 Rohingyas when they were seeking help and care.
The report by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Southeast Asia-based Fortify Rights documents "widespread and systematic attacks" on Rohingya civilians.
Stakes are especially high for Merkel, Europe's most powerful woman, who is still smarting from the bruising she received over her decision to allow over a million asylum seekers into the country.
Tillerson called for a independent investigation into credible allegations that soldiers were committing atrocities against the Muslim minority.
Tillerson's visit comes as global outrage builds over an army clampdown that has driven more than 600,000 Rohingya out of the mainly Buddhist country since late August.
Nabi Hussain is now alone, one of an estimated 40,000 unaccompanied Rohingya Muslim children from Myanmar living in Bangladesh.
Hundreds of men have refused to leave the Manus Island camp in an increasingly tense stand-off with authorities since Australia declared the facility closed on Oct 31 and shut off electricity, water.
United States has been cautiously stepping up pressure on that Myanmar's army, while taking care to avoid endangering the civilian government of Aung San Suu Kyi.