Dr. Azeem Ibrahim

Dr. Azeem Ibrahim is the Director of Special Initiatives at the Newlines Institute for Strategy and Policy in Washington D.C. and author of “The Rohingyas: Inside Myanmar’s Genocide” (Hurst, 2017). Twitter: @AzeemIbrahim

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In its desperation, the military regime in Myanmar uses Rohingya as pawns

In the troubled landscape of Myanmar, a new chapter of tragedy is unfolding as the Rohingya, a marginalized minority, now find themselves unwillingly drafted into a military that refuses to recognize them as citizens.

March 26, 2024

One needs to be realistic to unravel the Rohingya crisis

Political realism, the roots of which stretch as far back as ancient Greece, through to the likes of Machiavelli and Hobbes, provides a lens through which to examine international relations, with an emphasis on power and self-interest.

January 27, 2024