Aung San Suu Kyi, state counsellor and foreign minister of Myanmar, gestures as she and Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi leave the Asean Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Yangon where the Rohingya issue was discussed, on December 19. Photo: EPA

Why the Rohingya in Myanmar may not find a saviour in Suu Kyi

Nehginpao Kipgen says international censure has spurred the NLD government in Myanmar into taking positive steps, but concerns for the ethnic group are unlikely to trump majority interests

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Aung San Suu Kyi, state counsellor and foreign minister of Myanmar, gestures as she and Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi leave the Asean Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Yangon where the Rohingya issue was discussed, on December 19. Photo: EPA
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