Rohingya conflict

Demonstrators gather

In Myanmar’s uprising, some fight for more than just ‘democracy’

Conflict & Justice

The generals, most of whom are ethnically Burmese, have immense power but little public support. Their coup has enraged much of the population, from the mountains to the sea.

A man looks at a screen showing the face of another man projected on a wall

In Myanmar, underground poetry nights build bridges between Rohingya and Burmese writers

Three young men sit closely together and look at a cell phone

Fast friends, Rohingya refugees in exile rebuild their lives in Malaysia

Rohingya refugees stand in a makeshift refugee camp made mostly of tents.

A new report on the Rohingya crisis reveals systemic problems within the UN

Conflict & Justice
Rohingya refugees crew on a fishing boat

Rohingya survivors face a new indignity: Banishment to a half-sunken island

Hundreds of Rohingya refugees shout slogans as they protest against their repatriation

Bangladesh pauses Rohingya repatriation plans amid refugee protests

Conflict & Justice

Around 2,200 refugees slated to return to Myanmar on Nov. 15 protested the move, saying none agreed to return if their demands for justice, citizenship and the ability to go back to their original villages and lands were not met.

Illustration of young woman sitting in car, arms folded in despondent pose, while older man is driving, with prayer beads hanging from rearview mirror and Buddha figurine on dash

How to deal when politics divide your family


Aye Aye Dun says her parents told her to ignore what was happening to Rohingya in Myanmar. So she got organized.

Aung San Suu Kyi  on a stage dressed in white

In symbolic move, Canada votes to strip Suu Kyi of citizenship

Canadian legislators, in a symbolic move, on Thursday voted unanimously to strip Myanmar’s civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary citizenship in response to crimes committed against the Rohingya minority.

Reuters journalist Wa Lone departs Insein court

Myanmar sentences Reuters journalists to seven years in prison

The two reporters, who were investigating the killing by the security forces of Rohingya villagers at the time of their arrest, had pleaded not guilty.

Rohingya refugee children fly improvised kites at the Kutupalong refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

One doctor’s experience on a ‘medical mission’ to treat Rohingya refugees


Dr. Baseer Qazi talks about trying to diagnose and treat refugees who have been through traumatic experiences.