Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:27 pm on 20th December 2018.

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Photo of David Drew David Drew Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 1:27 pm, 20th December 2018

Does my hon. Friend accept that the problem does not relate only to the Rohingya? The Kachin and Shan people have a long history of subjugation by the Burmese authorities. It is an absolute tragedy that the regime picks on those groups without any real comeback from the international community. Does he agree that that is part and parcel of the whole problem in Myanmar?