28 Nov 2017

Pope fails to mention Rohingya at speech in Myanmar

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

The Pope has shared a stage with Myanmar’s civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi – and delivered a speech in the country’s capital. But he failed to mention the Rohingya crisis which has led to more than 600,000 Muslims fleeing the country. He did however give a clear message about religious tolerance and the rights of ethnic groups.
Our Asia correspondent Jonathan Miller has this.