Rohingya

US: Myanmar attacks on Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing'

Rex Tillerson accuses Myanmar's security forces of perpetrating 'horrendous atrocities' against the Muslim minority.

US: Myanmar attacks on Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing'

Opinion

The UK government's silence on Myanmar is shameful

Just like a decade ago, when the UK led the international campaign against violence in Myanmar, it must do the same now.

Lloyd Russell Moyle

by Lloyd Russell Moyle

Lloyd Russell Moyle

Rohingya

Myanmar's Suu Kyi 'is denying our existence'

Activists and rights campaigners slam Myanmar's de facto leader for diverting attention from Rohingya crisis.

Rohingya activist: Suu Kyi is denying our existence

Aung San Suu Kyi

Why are UK students stripping Aung San Suu Kyi honours?

Students at LSE and Oxford strip Burmese Nobel Peace Prize winner of honours over her alleged inaction over atrocities.

Aung San Suu Kyi honours revoked amid Rohingya backlash

Human Rights

ASEAN summit silence on Rohingya 'an absolute travesty'

Southeast Asian leader skirt the issues of the Rohingya plight and the Philippines' drug campaign in summit meetings.

ASEAN summit silence on Rohingya 'an absolute travesty'

Rohingya

Despite Rohingya crisis, thousands march in support of military

Thousands of people have marched in support of Myanmar's military in the city of Yangon, although it has come under criticism from the international community for its ongoing crackdown against the Muslim-majority Rohingya.

Asia

Myanmar's tourism in crisis amid Rohingya suffering

Myanmar’s dream of a bustling tourism sector is cracking as images of ethnic cleansing shock the world.

Myanmar's tourism in crisis amid Rohingya suffering

UpFront

Muhammad Yunus: Aung San Suu Kyi 100 percent to blame

Nobel Peace laureate Muhammad Yunus blames Aung San Suu Kyi for continued violence in Myanmar against the Rohingya.

Rohingya

Open letter from a Rohingya to Aung San Suu Kyi

Ro Mayyu Ali, who fled to neighbouring Bangladesh, says Suu Kyi is responsible for the violence against the Rohingya.

Open letter from a Rohingya to Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi

Suu Kyi popular in Myanmar despite international condemnation

The 1991 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Aung San Suu Kyi, is widely criticised for failing to prevent ethnic cleansing of Rohingya in Myanmar.

Opinion

Locating the Rohingya in time and space

On the Rohingya, history, identity and belonging.

Iftekhar Iqbal

by Iftekhar Iqbal

Iftekhar Iqbal

Asia Pacific

Suu Kyi 'burying head in sand' over Rohingya crisis

Refugees reject Aung San Suu Kyi's claim that Rohingya are safe in Myanmar, as Amnesty accuses her of victim blaming.

Myanmar

Suu Kyi urged to condemn violence against the Rohingya

Hours before she delivers national address, leaders call on Suu Kyi to push for an end to violence in Myanmar's Rakhine.

Suu Kyi urged to condemn violence against the Rohingya

Rohingya

'Suu Kyi is lying, there is no al-Qaeda in Rakhine'

Who are the ARSA, what do they want, why did they form and are they linked to any armed groups?

Asia

Aung San Suu Kyi support strong despite denunciations

Inaction during Rohingya crisis does little to change majority-Burmese sentiment towards Myanmar's de facto leader.

Aung San Suu Kyi support strong despite denunciations