Category Archives: Burma
They are branded as one of the most persecuted communities in the world by the UN, yet nobody knows their name. They are the forgotten people.
Burma has a population 75 million with the Muslim population being just 0.7 million. The Burmese Muslims have been under this affliction after 1962 when the Army usurped the power in Burma. It all started on 3rd June 2012 when … Continue reading
Described by the UN as one of the world’s most persecuted minorities, hundreds of Rohingya Muslims have been killed and over 90,000 displaced from their homes in Burma.
Residing under oppression, they are forced to endure a life of misery and abject poverty. They have had their citizenship taken away and are treated as illegal immigrants in their own country. They are experiencing forced labour, land seizures, arbitrary arrests, rape and torture, as well as having their homes and mosques attacked and burnt.
I am researching ways we can make donations to the people of Burma. This is one of the charitable organizations that I have found. Muslim Salvation Organization of Burma (MSOB) P.O. Box 70, Chiang Mai 50000 Thailand Phone: (053) 308768 … Continue reading
Since the west has no financial interest in Burma we close our eyes to what is going on there…you see nothing of this in our western media. While I do not believe the west should “police” other countries, I do … Continue reading