Myanmar

Copy of “We Have a State”: Confronting the Statelessness of the Rohingya People 

Copy of “We Have a State”: Confronting the Statelessness of the Rohingya People 

Less than two years ago, the plight of the Rohingya minority reached international headlines with an ethnic cleansing campaign at the hands of Myanmar’s security forces that prompted more than 700,000 people to flee to Bangladesh. The roots of the crisis, however, can be traced back several decades.