Rohingya crisis: China backs Myanmar gov’t efforts to ‘safeguard stability’

China said Tuesday it backs the Myanmar government’s efforts to “uphold peace and stability” in Rakhine state, where a military crackdown has sent more than 300,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing for Bangladesh. Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang made the comments as the United Nations Security Council prepared to hold an urgent meeting on the crisis on Wednesday. […]