Myanmar sex talking
That is why the savage and deliberate massacre of more than one million Cambodians by the dictator Pol Pot in the Seventies was genocide.
The methodical killing of 7,000 Bosnian Muslims in Srebrenica in 1995 was genocide.
They are frequently forced to hide in ditches, water-tanks and paddy fields. Survivors simply cannot understand why the world will not intervene and come to their rescue.'Please help us,' one old man asked as the rain poured down on his temporary home.
'Please tell our story to the world.' On my arrival at the Balukhali refugee camp a few miles from the Myanmar border, I was braced for horrific accounts. Survivors spoke of an atrocity at Tula Toli, a Rohingya village in western Myanmar.
These traumatised refugees describe how the Myanmar army burnt their homes.
They recount stories of an orgy of killing and rape and of mass graves.
Today, there are probably 300,000 left — the rest are dead or have fled across the border, a perilous journey over mountains and through forests.More than 600,000 Muslims from the country's Rohingya ethnic minority have fled for their lives across the border to Bangladesh in the past ten weeks.Every day, thousands more arrive and each has a heartrending story to tell.It was toppled thanks to the huge courage of Suu Kyi, who led Myanmar to free elections two years ago.During the past few days, I have spoken to numerous survivors of the savage — and brutally calculated — onslaught unleashed by Myanmar's largely Buddhist army on its minority Muslim population.