Md. Shariful Islam is an Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. E-mail: shariful_ruir[at]ru.ac.bd
The world has witnessed a renewed genocide in Rakhine State over the Rohingya minorities. Such atrocities were also manifested in October last year which was also termed as the ‘ethnic cleansing’ by the UN official. It is estimated that more than 100,000 Rohingyas have been forcedly displaced by the state-sponsored violence.