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Inside Myanmar: "I saw a genocide in slow motion"

Kristof in Myanmar
Nick Kristof on the boat he used to get around a police checkpoint. (Courtesy of Nick Kristof)

The N.Y. Times' Nick Kristof sneaked into sealed-off Rohingya villages in Myanmar and filed a column saying the U.S. government needs to "do more to name and shame the perpetrators, and to exert relentless pressure for humanitarian access."

The big picture: "Some 700,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh in recent months, but the fate of those left behind has been less clear, for Myanmar mostly bans foreigners from Rohingya areas."