Muslim Aid head talks about dire situation in Myanmar’s Rakhine

Jehangir Malik, CEO of Muslim Aid, a UK-based organisation, has just returned from Sittwe and has seen the devastation first hand.

    The northern part of Myanmar's Rakhine state is completely isolated, with no aid making it through. Al Jazeera speaks to Jehangir Malik, CEO of Muslim Aid, a UK-based organisation, about the situation there. Malik has just returned from Sittwe in Rakhine and has seen the devastation wrought upon the Rohingya, where aid has been scaled down due to the security situation.


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