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.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    From Zimbabwe to England: A story of war, home and identity

    The country I saw as home, my parents saw as oppressors

    What happens when you reject the identity your parents fought for and embrace that of those they fought against?

    Becoming Ocean: When you and the world are drowning

    Becoming Ocean: When you and the world are drowning

    One woman shares the story of her life with polycystic kidney disease and sees parallels with the plight of the planet.

    The evening death came for me: My journey with PTSD

    The evening death came for me: My journey with PTSD

    On a gorgeous Florida evening, a truck crashed into me. As I lay in intensive care, I learned who had been driving it.