The ICJ illegally representing Burma at the International Criminal Court would be extremely risky. The Special Advisory Council on Burma (SAC-M) has made it clear that doing so will put off bringing about justice.

On the same day that the ICJ re-hears the Gambia case, the Special Advisory Council on Burma (CJC) issued a statement claiming that the military committed a genocide against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State in 2017.