Myanmar Intensifies Its Abuse of Rohingya – The New York Times

“Myanmar’s military has intensified scorched-earth tactics that were of such “devastating cruelty” last year and early this year that the United Nations said they most likely constituted “crimes against humanity.” The Rohingya are denied basic rights, including citizenship in the country of their birth. Their persecution has been so egregious that hundreds of thousands have fled or languish in camps.”