School of Law

Myanmar’s Rohingya minority face annihilation says Professor Penny Geen

30 October 2015

The long-persecuted ethnic group is on the verge of "mass annihilation," say experts from the International State Crime Initiative, with new evidence indicating government complicity. Professor Penny Green, Director of ISCI, said: “While attention is focused on the forthcoming elections, the Rohingya people are harassed, terrorised and slaughtered. We found widespread evidence of killings, torture, rape, arbitrary detention, and State sanctioned campaigns of religious hatred.” You can read the full article on the Time website.