A Rohingya Muslim child cries as she stands amid a crowd receiving food rations near a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh in September. Photo: APA Rohingya Muslim child cries as she stands amid a crowd receiving food rations near a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh in September. Photo: AP
A Rohingya Muslim child cries as she stands amid a crowd receiving food rations near a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh in September. Photo: AP

Best and worst in 2017: Asia’s powerful leaders won, opposition parties lost, and a Nobel winner fell from grace

Curtis Chin and Jose Collazo say Kim Jong-un and Xi Jinping saw their powers expand in 2017, while the Rohingya Muslims, Aung San Suu Kyi’s reputation and opposition parties across the region suffered setbacks

Topic |   Rohingya Muslims
A Rohingya Muslim child cries as she stands amid a crowd receiving food rations near a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh in September. Photo: APA Rohingya Muslim child cries as she stands amid a crowd receiving food rations near a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh in September. Photo: AP
A Rohingya Muslim child cries as she stands amid a crowd receiving food rations near a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh in September. Photo: AP
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