Rohingya, The Hidden Genocide Al Jazeera Investigates
Unwanted people?The Rohingya Muslims, citizens of Myanmar have been written off as stateless people by their own government. Chased out of their home region Rakhine State in Myanmar (Burma), the Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh, Indonesia and Malaysia searching for any safe refuge. The Bangladeshi government has denied Rohingyas any opportunity to stay long term in Bangladesh. Malaysia has only allowed a few Rohingya families, many women and children to stay in the Malay archipelago. As the massacres and ethnic cleansing has continued into a low intensity tit for tat by Rohingya's own neighbors in Rakhine egged on by xenophobic Buddhist monks. The Myanmarese government has remind numb and deaf to the cruel treatment of their own citizens. Every few months, Rohingyas are pushed out of their temporary places of refuge from refugee camps or safe areas along borders of Bangladesh and Myanmar or Myanmar-Thailand.
|Tired Rohingya people turned away in Bangladesh.|