A Rohingya refugee, one of the hundreds of thousands displaced by the conflict in Rakhine, is carried to safety in Bangladesh. Photo: Reuters
A Rohingya refugee, one of the hundreds of thousands displaced by the conflict in Rakhine, is carried to safety in Bangladesh. Photo: Reuters

New diplomatic missions signal Chinese support for Myanmar amid Rohingya crisis

Symbolic move to set up presence in capital shunned by most other foreign diplomats highlights Beijing’s desire to strengthen ties

A Rohingya refugee, one of the hundreds of thousands displaced by the conflict in Rakhine, is carried to safety in Bangladesh. Photo: Reuters
A Rohingya refugee, one of the hundreds of thousands displaced by the conflict in Rakhine, is carried to safety in Bangladesh. Photo: Reuters
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