Islamophobia redux in Myanmar

National leader Aung San Suu Kyi's studied silence amid a new uptick in anti-Muslim sentiment is the latest mark on her elected government's rights record

Yangon, May 3, 2017 4:11 PM (UTC+8)
Buddhist monks protest alongside activists (not pictured) against United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon for using the term Rohingya during the Asean summit in Yangon November 29, 2014. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
Buddhist monks protest alongside activists (not pictured) against United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon for using the term Rohingya during the Asean summit in Yangon November 29, 2014. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun