Myanmar and Bangladesh Must Protect Stateless Rohingya

The Equal Rights Trust is deeply concerned by the on-going sectarian and ethnically motivated violence that has resulted in an unknown number of deaths, serious injuries and extensive damage to property in the North Rakhine State in Western Myanmar. The violence between the Buddhist Rakhine and Muslim Rohingya, a stateless minority described by the UN as one of the world’s most persecuted, has continued for over one week.