The Rohingya Refugees (25 images)

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Spurred by the government’s retaliative actions in response to recent attacks by a militant Muslim faction, more than 450,000 Rohingya have made the perilous journey from Rakhine state in Myanmar to the relative safety of the Bangladesh border since August. While tensions over the purported ethnic cleansing campaign in Rakhine State have been mounting for months, leaders like Aung Sun Suu Kyi, the once-hailed golden girl and champion of the Burmese, deny that the actions are designed to...
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