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Rohingya in Pakistan still living in despair

Hundreds of thousands of migrants, from previous exodus in the 1970s and 80s, remain stateless and desperate.

Demonstrators in Pakistan protesting against the treatment of the Rohingya in Myanmar. The community in Pakistan also says it faces routine harassment by the police.


IT was happening again, but worse than ever: hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya Muslims were fleeing Myanmar while under attack by the security forces, and the deaths kept mounting.

Everybody in the vast Arkanabad slum of Karachi has family members who were affected...