The Government of Bangladesh may have reached its tipping point hosting the Rohingya refugees in the southeastern part of the country.  In a recent report in Reuters, the Governments of Bangladesh and Thailand are reaching out to the Government of Burma to discuss the flow of the Muslim minority Rohingya into neighboring countries.  While it is doubtful that as a result of these discussions the Rohingya will be recognized as citizens and Burma and their persecution will end, it is a hopeful start that pressure is being applied by the countries neighboring Burma.

Full Article in Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/homepageCrisis/idUSDHA452639._CH_.2400

Written by Kristy Crabtree