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Holocaust Memorial Museum to Feature Panel and Exhibit about the Plight of Burma's Rohingya


The approximately 800,000 Rohingya people living in Burma are considered by the UN to be one of the world's most persecuted people.  On Monday, November 4 at 6:30pm, the Holocaust Memorial Museum will host an event featuring a panel discussion about its November 4-8 "Our Walls Bear Witness: The Plight of Burma's Rohingya" exhibition.    Throughout the exhibition, building-sized photographs of the Rohingya by Greg Constantine will be projected on the museum each night.

Featured speakers include Greg Constantine
 - Prize-winning Photographer

, Holly Atkinson, M.D.-  Director of the Human Rights Program, 
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; 
Past President, Physicians for Human Rights, and Maung Tun Khin - 
President, Burmese Rohingya Organization UK. 

The exhibit is free and open to the public. Registration for the opening program is required.

RSVP today.

About the Exhibit: Our Walls Bear Witness: The Plight of Burma’s Rohingya