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Rohingya refugees reach land

An exhausted Rohingya refugee woman touches the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An exhausted Rohingya refugee woman touches the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

An exhausted Rohingya refugee woman touches the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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People are helped to get off the wooden boat bringing Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

People are helped to get off the wooden boat bringing Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

People are helped to get off the wooden boat bringing Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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Smoke is seen on Myanmar's side of border as an exhausted Rohingya refugee woman is carried to the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Smoke is seen on Myanmar's side of border as an exhausted Rohingya refugee woman is carried to the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish...more

Smoke is seen on Myanmar's side of border as an exhausted Rohingya refugee woman is carried to the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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Rohingya refugees collapse from exhaustion as they arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees collapse from exhaustion as they arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees collapse from exhaustion as they arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rohingya refugees cross the Naf River on an improvised raft to reach Bangladesh, in Teknaf, Bangladesh, November 12, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugees cross the Naf River on an improvised raft to reach Bangladesh, in Teknaf, Bangladesh, November 12, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Rohingya refugees cross the Naf River on an improvised raft to reach Bangladesh, in Teknaf, Bangladesh, November 12, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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Shakira, a 22-year-old Rohingya, is helped as refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Shakira, a 22-year-old Rohingya, is helped as refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Shakira, a 22-year-old Rohingya, is helped as refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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Smoke is seen on Myanmar's side of border as an old Rohingya refugee woman is carried after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh, September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Smoke is seen on Myanmar's side of border as an old Rohingya refugee woman is carried after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh, September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Smoke is seen on Myanmar's side of border as an old Rohingya refugee woman is carried after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh, September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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Rohingya refugees watch the smoke on Myanmar border side after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Rohingya refugees watch the smoke on Myanmar border side after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Rohingya refugees watch the smoke on Myanmar border side after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat through the Bay of Bengal, in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh September 11, 2017. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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Rohingya refugees collapse from exhaustion as they arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees collapse from exhaustion as they arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees collapse from exhaustion as they arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Arif Ullah, who said his village was burnt down and relatives killed by Myanmar soldiers, comforts his wife Shakira who collapsed from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Arif Ullah, who said his village was burnt down and relatives killed by Myanmar soldiers, comforts his wife Shakira who collapsed from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf,...more

Arif Ullah, who said his village was burnt down and relatives killed by Myanmar soldiers, comforts his wife Shakira who collapsed from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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A woman collapses from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

A woman collapses from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

A woman collapses from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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A girl looks at a child resting on his father's chest as exhausted Rohingya refugees arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

A girl looks at a child resting on his father's chest as exhausted Rohingya refugees arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir...more

A girl looks at a child resting on his father's chest as exhausted Rohingya refugees arrive by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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An exhausted woman is carried after a group of Rohingya refugees arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

An exhausted woman is carried after a group of Rohingya refugees arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

An exhausted woman is carried after a group of Rohingya refugees arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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A woman is helped to the shore as exhausted Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A woman is helped to the shore as exhausted Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A woman is helped to the shore as exhausted Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rohingya refugees rest after arriving by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees rest after arriving by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees rest after arriving by a small wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Abdul Ahair, a 17-year-old who said he was shot in the back by Myanmar army as he was trying to escape from his village, waits for assistance after arriving with other Rohingya refugees by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Abdul Ahair, a 17-year-old who said he was shot in the back by Myanmar army as he was trying to escape from his village, waits for assistance after arriving with other Rohingya refugees by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf,...more

Abdul Ahair, a 17-year-old who said he was shot in the back by Myanmar army as he was trying to escape from his village, waits for assistance after arriving with other Rohingya refugees by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rohingya refugees wade through the water as they arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees wade through the water as they arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees wade through the water as they arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar carry children toward Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar carry children toward Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar carry children toward Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Exhausted Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar rest and wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Exhausted Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar rest and wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Exhausted Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar rest and wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rohingya refugees are assisted to get off a wooden boat that brought them from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees are assisted to get off a wooden boat that brought them from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees are assisted to get off a wooden boat that brought them from Myanmar to Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Exhausted Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar rest and wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Exhausted Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar rest and wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Exhausted Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar rest and wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Shakira, 22 years old, collapses from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Shakira, 22 years old, collapses from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Shakira, 22 years old, collapses from exhaustion as Rohingya refugees arrive by a wooden boat from Myanmar to the shore of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Rohingya refugees who just arrived by a wooden boat from Myanmar wait for the assistance of local community at the beach of Shah Porir Dwip, in Teknaf, near Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, October 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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