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The story not being talked about in Myanmar - BBC News

Looking from Yangon, you would never know that a major humanitarian crisis has been unfolding for more than a month in Myanmar's western region of Rakhine. More than half a million Rohingya Muslims have fled across the border to Bangladesh since ...and more »

UN seeks more funds to assist Rohingya amid world's fastest growing refugee crisis - UN News Centre

Having fled their homes in Myanmar, these Rohingya families have settled in the makeshift Balukhali camp in Cox's Bazar Bangladesh. 6 October 2017. United Nations agencies are seeking more funds to cope with the mass exodus of people fleeing violence ...and more »

The Rohingya crisis through the eyes of a refugee -

We asked Kamal Hossain, who runs a booth to locate lost children, to photograph the crisis from his perspective. Annette Ekin by Annette Ekin. 6 Oct 2017. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0 ...and more »

UN fears 'further exodus' of Muslim Rohingya from Myanmar - Reuters

GENEVA/YANGON (Reuters) - The United Nations braced on Friday for a possible “further exodus” of Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar into Bangladesh six weeks after the world's fastest-developing refugee emergency began, U.N. humanitarian aid chief ...and more »

At least 12 dead after boat capsizes in Burma -

Police say at least 12 people have died after an overcrowded boat carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing Burma capsized in the confluence of a river and the Bay of Bengal. Local police official Mainuddin Khan said the capsizing occurred near the Shah Porir ...and more »

Universities take up Rohingya cause, call for research - University World News

All reader responses posted on this site are those of the reader ONLY and NOT those of University World News or Higher Education Web Publishing, their associated trademarks, websites and services. University World News or Higher Education Web ...and more »

Commentary: An up-close look at Rakhine's humanity crisis - Press Herald

The wounds and stories of refugees showing up across the border in Bangladesh point to ethnic cleansing. By Erin KilbrideSpecial to the Telegram. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Read Article. Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar ...and more »

Myanmar's Rohingya beg for help: 'People are starving' -

Thousands of ethnic Rohingya remaining inside Myanmar live in fear, with many in desperate need of food and healthcare. by Zaheena Rasheed & Adil Sakhawat. 6 Oct 2017. Myanmar's Rohingya beg for help: 'People are starving'. More than half a million ...and more »

The Week in Pictures: Sept. 29 - Oct. 6 -

Las Vegas shooting rattles nation, POTUS visits Puerto Rico, Catalonia vies for independence, and more. Oct.06.2017 / 9:43 PM ET 22 PHOTOS. Share this —. Three uprooted trees lay along a road after being knocked over during a storm near Hildesheim ...and more »

Bangladesh: "A Tiny Bit More Bad Luck and We'll Have an Epidemic on our Hands" - Doctors Without Borders

Following a wave of targeted violence against ethnic Rohingya in Rakhine state, Myanmar, more than half a million people have fled to neighboring Bangladesh since August 25, 2017. This new influx of refugees comes in addition to the hundreds of ...and more »