Meet The Rohingya, The Most Persecuted People You’ve Never Heard Of | AJ+


The Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar are a stateless people who are being subjected to gang rapes, killings and what many are calling a genocide.

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The history of the minority group has been fiercely debated, and even the government of Myanmar denies them citizenship.

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Fortify Rights. “Persecution of the Rohingya Muslims: Is Genocide Occurring in Myanmar’s Rakhine State?”

Council on Foreign Relations. “The Rohingya Migrant Crisis.”

United Nations. “Report of OHCHR Mission to Bangladesh.”

Presented by: Sana Saeed
Written by: Sana Saeed
Edited by: Brian Joseph
Animations by: Kai Tang
Produced by: Sana Saeed

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