Over 30,000 Rohingya Muslims are reportedly stranded "on a hill area around Tha Win Chaung and Inn Din townships in the most southern point of Maungdaw Township, bordering Rathedaung Township," (http://www.bhrn.org.uk/en/press-release/22-urgent-help-needed-for-over-30,000-rohingya-trapped-on-hillsides-in-tha-win-chaung-and-inn-din.html) according to BHRN
Harris says that BHRN
provides her with "something lacking in other groups." It answers "my need as an African-American professional," she says, and allows me to "bond with those who are like me, facing the same things," whether being the only minority in your department or the subtle racism that only people of color can really see.
The independent Burma Human Rights Network (BHRN
) group said on Tuesday that the systematic persecution of minority Muslims is on the rise across Myanmar and not confined to the northwestern state of Rakhine, where recent violence has sent nearly 90,000 Muslim Rohingya fleeing.
Burma Human Rights Network (BHRN
) has also criticized the government of Myanmar.