Hasina is a soft-spoken 20-year-old Rohingya woman from Rakhine State in Burma. She asked us to use her picture and tell her story so the world knows what is happening there. Her village, Tula Toli, was attacked in late August by the Burmese army on a rampage of killing and arson after Rohingya militants carried out coordinated strikes on police posts.
US-made bomb kills Yemeni children; Missed opportunity for comprehensive justice in Iraq; Migrants drown off Libya; Uzbek and Afghan leaders talk rights at the UN; Factory tragedies in Bangladesh; Reporters talk about covering Rohingya crisis; Victims representation at the ICC; LGBT rights in Indonesia.
“What will happen to us?” “Will they fingerprint us?” was the constant refrain as we watched a human wave of asylum seekers and migrants from Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan crossing the Serbia-Hungary border.