skip to Main Content

Suu Kyi Censorship: Journalist Fired For Story On Military Rape Allegations

As you know, the military of Burma has been committing atrocities in the name of cracking down on terrorism in Rakhine State. They’ve been raping civilians, killing suspects without trying them in court & burning whole villages. The only reason we know about this is because of the brave people who report the news for us, both citizens and professional journalists.

One such professional journalist, Fiona MacGregor, has done an outstanding job revealing crimes committed against the Rohingya. Reporting for the Myanmar Times, the Guardian, and others, she’s been a beacon to those who care for the Rohingya cause. Infuriatingly MacGregor was fired from the Myanmar Times yesterday for writing an article about the rape of Rohingya women during the crack down.

Back To Top