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September 14, 2017 - 7:43 am
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Nearly three weeks into a mass exodus of Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar, thousands were still flooding across the border Thursday in search of help and safety in teeming refugee settlements in Bangladesh. The crisis has drawn global condemnation, with U.N...
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September 14, 2017 - 1:31 am
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Nearly three weeks into a mass exodus of Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar, thousands were still flooding across the border Thursday in search of help and safety in teeming refugee settlements in Bangladesh. The crisis has drawn global condemnation, with U.N...
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September 13, 2017 - 1:38 pm
BANGKOK (AP) — The Latest on violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the flood of ethnic Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh (all times local): 1 a.m. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says ethnic cleansing is taking place in Myanmar against the Rohingya Muslim minority and he is urging...
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Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, center, meets with a Rohingya Muslim child at Kutupalong refugee camp, near the border town of Ukhia, Bangladesh, Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Hasina visited the struggling refugee camp that has absorbed some of the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who fled recent violence in Myanmar, a crisis she said left her speechless. (AP Photo/Saiful Kallol)
September 12, 2017 - 10:43 pm
UKHIYA, Bangladesh (AP) — The Latest on violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the flood of ethnic Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Four Hercules planes carrying 34 tons of aid for Rohinyga refugees have departed for Bangladesh from an air force base in the Indonesian...
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Indian Muslims burn a portrait of Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi during a protest against the persecution of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority in Kolkata, India, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. India has urged Myanmar to handle the situation in its Rakhine state with restraint following the exodus of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees into neighboring Bangladesh. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
September 12, 2017 - 1:44 pm
UKHIYA, Bangladesh (AP) — The Latest on violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the flood of ethnic Rohingya refugees into Bangladesh (all times local): 1:15 a.m. Two human rights groups are accusing the U.N. Security Council of ignoring the "ethnic cleansing" taking place on a large scale against...
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A Rohingya man stretches his arms out for food distributed by local volunteers, with bags of puffed rice stuffed into his vest at Kutupalong, Bangladesh, Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. With Rohingya refugees still flooding across the border from Myanmar, those packed into camps and makeshift settlements in Bangladesh are becoming desperate for scant basic resources and dwindling supplies. Fights are erupting over food and water. Women and children are tapping on car windows or tugging at the clothes of passing reporters while rubbing their bellies and begging for food. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
September 12, 2017 - 2:21 am
UKHIYA, Bangladesh (AP) — The Bangladeshi prime minister on Tuesday visited a struggling refugee camp that has absorbed some of the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who fled recent violence in Myanmar — a crisis she said left her speechless. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina demanded that Myanmar "take...
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Hundreds of Rohingya people gather on a beach after fleeing their villages accusing Myanmar soldiers of setting their homes on fire, wait to cross into Bangladesh over the border at Maungdaw, Rakhine state, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. The U.N. refugee agency says some 123,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh since violence erupted in Myanmar on Aug. 25. Established refugee camps were now at "breaking point." (AP Photo)
September 05, 2017 - 8:43 am
KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh (AP) — A massive influx of Rohingya refugees fleeing recent violence in Myanmar has pushed aid services in Bangladesh to the brink, with established camps already beyond capacity, aid workers said Tuesday. The U.N. refugee agency said a total of 123,000 refugees have fled...
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A Rohingya family reaches the Bangladesh border after crossing a creek of the Naf river on the border with Myanmmar, in Cox's Bazar's Teknaf area, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
September 05, 2017 - 4:41 am
KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh (AP) — A massive influx of Rohingya refugees fleeing recent violence in Myanmar has pushed aid services in Bangladesh to the brink, with established camps already beyond capacity, aid workers said Tuesday. The U.N. refugee agency said a total of 123,000 refugees have fled...
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A Rohingya man stands near the barbed wire fence near the Bangladesh border town of Kutupalong town that marks the border with Myanmar and watches smoke rising from fires across the border in Myanmar, Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
September 04, 2017 - 10:53 am
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — With thousands of Rohingya refugees streaming daily across the swampy border into Bangladesh, one hospital was struggling Monday to treat dozens of men who had arrived with broken bones, bullet wounds and horrific stories of death. Already, some 87,000 Rohingya...
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Mohammad Osama, 16, center right, and Amanullah, 28, center left, show their bullets wound outside Sadar hospital, in Cox Bazar, Bangladesh, Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. Osama and Amanullah, who fled from their village from Myanmar alleged that they were shot by Myanmar army soldiers. A hospital near Bangladesh's southeastern border has become overcrowded with dozens of Rohingya refugees who arrived with bullet wounds and broken bones after fleeing violence in western Myanmar. The UNHCR on Monday was counting some 73,000 new refugees in Bangladesh since violence erupted on Aug. 25 in Myanmar's western Rakhine state. (AP Photo/Muneeza Naqvi)
September 04, 2017 - 6:05 am
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — With thousands of Rohingya refugees streaming daily across the swampy border into Bangladesh, one hospital was struggling Monday to treat dozens of men who had arrived with broken bones, bullet wounds and horrific stories of death. Already, some 87,000 Rohingya...
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