Sexual Violence Against the Rohingya: Q&A with Razia Sultana

By Sarah Taylor | Published by The Global Observatory on May 21, 2018 Almost a year after hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims were forced to flee their home country into Bangladesh, the challenges of providing assistance to refugees and of addressing violations in Myanmar remain. During the peak of migration out of Myanmar, a key tactic used to drive the Rohingya out of their homes and villages was sexual violence against women and girls. This year’s report of Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on sexual violence in conflict includes the Myanmar military for the first time. Earlier this month, representatives of the UN