Around 100 Rohingya refugees died upon a voyage from refugee camps in Bangladesh to Malaysia earlier this month, with hundreds of others left to starve on the boat at sea, according to a release from Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontiéres – MSF).
If you have two minutes today, watch this ⬇— MSF International (@MSF) April 28, 2020
An animation showcasing the lived experience of violence and displacement the Rohingya have endured.
They remain one of the most persecuted minorities in the world. pic.twitter.com/fHkZxISKdf
Malnourished and overwhelmed
A boat - not the one referred to here - carrying suspected ethnic Rohingya migrants is seen detained in Malaysian territorial waters, in Langkawi, Malaysia April 5, 2020. (Reuters)
Renewed calls for justice amid COVID-19
OHCHR | Myanmar: “Possible war crimes and crimes against humanity ongoing in Rakhine and Chin States” – UN Special Rapporteur Yanghee Lee https://t.co/kaniwh5oRz— Yanghee Lee (@YangheeLeeSKKU) April 29, 2020