Articles by Phelim Kine

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Investment Whitewash for Rohingya Bloodshed
Phelim Kine – Asia Times, 11 Mar 2019

According to Aung Naing Oo, director general of Myanmar’s Directorate of Investment and Company Administration, the failure to mention the humanitarian catastrophe inflicted on the Rohingya in Rakhine reflect the government’s position that “investment is not political.” This as sinister as it is dishonest reflecting the role of the Rakhine State Investment Fair as part of a wider government campaign to attempt to paper over the monstrous crimes with a veneer of business-as-usual normalcy.

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