United States has announced to withdraw military assistance from Myanmar units and officers involved in violence against Rohingya Muslims that has triggered a massive exodus.

U.S. State department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said we expressed our gravest concern with recent events in Rakhine state and the violent, traumatic abuses Rohingya and other communities have endured.

More than 600,000 members of the minority Muslim group have fled across the border into Bangladesh in an intensifying crisis that began in late august.