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Muslims in Myanmar

This Women's Group In Myanmar Is Fighting Extremism With Education

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 11.13.2015 | World

On Sunday, the people of Myanmar, also known as Burma, will go to the ballot and vote in the country's parliamentary election. However the situation w...

Who Are the Rohingya Muslims, And Why Should We Care?

Engy Abdelkader | Posted 07.19.2013 | Religion
Engy Abdelkader

The U.N. has long characterized the Rohingya Muslims, a religious and ethnic minority community numbering approximately 1 million in Myanmar, as one of the world's most persecuted minorities.

Obama Myanmar Visit Draws Crucial Attention To Persecuted Muslim Minority

Kristin Wright | Posted 01.20.2013 | Religion
Kristin Wright

A Muslim minority situated along the country's western coast, the Rohingyas have been brutally targeted for extinction by ethnic Arakanese, aided at times by government security officials.