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Australian FM: Aung San Suu Kyi 'Can't Be Blamed' for Rohingya Crisis

Julie Bishop says that Myanmar's iconic leader does not have the political power to prevent the military from carrying out its ethnic cleansing campaign in Rakhine State. more
Refugees look up as they scramble for donations in the Balukhali camp on September 18, 2017 in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Nearly 400,000 Rohingya refugees have fled into Bangladesh since late August during the outbreak of violence in the Rakhine state. (Allison Joyce / Getty Images)
Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis Meets Reality
In the New York Times, Kevin Rudd explains the complex internal politics that have shaped Aung San Suu Kyi's response to the Rohingya crisis. more

After Darkness: Reflecting on Creativity in Times of Conflict (Complete)

Artists FX Harsono and Htein Lin discuss the role of politics in their art. more

The ASEAN Miracle: A Catalyst for Peace (Complete)

Kishore Mahbubani, a co-author of 'The ASEAN Miracle,' discusses the new book at Asia Society Hong Kong. more
A Rohingya refugee girl looks on at newly arrived refugees who fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar on September 6, 2017. (K M ASAD/AFP/Getty)

Asia Abridged Podcast: The 'Horrific' Plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims

Asia Society's Debra Eisenman discusses the unfolding crisis involving the group often called "the world's most persecuted minority." more

A Sneak Peek at 'After Darkness: Southeast Asian Art in the Wake of History'

Asia Society New York's fall exhibition will be on view from September 8, 2017 to January 21, 2018. more
An Indian child attends a protest in New Delhi on the Global Day against Child Trafficking. (Raveendran/AFP/Getty)

Asia Abridged Podcast: Confronting 21st Century Slavery

Human trafficking expert Matt Friedman describes how millions are lured into slavery in Asia — and what can be done about it. more