The world calls on Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to denounce the slaughter forcing the Rohingya from Myanmar, but it gives a free ride to General Min Aung Hlaing, the country’s globe-trotting army chief and actual ruling power, whose army is making a grab for the resources. Two media women who work with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh and Malaysia talk in depth about the attacks and the refugee issues.

Featuring:

Parsa Sanjana Sajid is a writer, editor, and researcher in Bangladesh. She teaches at the Independent University, Bangladesh and edits Fragments magazine. Mahi Ramakrishnan is a film maker in Malaysia, who has been covering the Rohingya crisis for many years, and has made three documentaries about the issue.

Credits:

Originally produced at 3CR community radio by Jiselle Hanna for the Australian series Accent of Women. Used by permission. Adapted for WINGS by Frieda Werden.

ON WINGS | December 2, 2017 | 2:30 pm

Myanmar Rohingya – Military Land Grab

The world calls on Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to denounce the slaughter forcing the Rohingya from Myanmar, but it gives a free ride to General Min Aung Hlaing, the country’s globe-trotting army chief and actual ruling power, whose army is making a grab for the resources. Two media women who work with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh and Malaysia talk in depth about the attacks and the refugee issues.

Featuring:

Parsa Sanjana Sajid is a writer, editor, and researcher in Bangladesh. She teaches at the Independent University, Bangladesh and edits Fragments magazine. Mahi Ramakrishnan is a film maker in Malaysia, who has been covering the Rohingya crisis for many years, and has made three documentaries about the issue.

Credits:

Originally produced at 3CR community radio by Jiselle Hanna for the Australian series Accent of Women. Used by permission. Adapted for WINGS by Frieda Werden.

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