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A Rohingya refugee home emerges on 'Floating Island'

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 02:13

Bangladesh is turning an uninhabited island in the Bay of Bengal into a temporary home for 100,000 displaced Rohingya Muslims, according to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. More than 700,000 Rohingya are currently living in Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh after fleeing a military crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

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Bangladesh is turning an uninhabited island in the Bay of Bengal into a temporary home for 100,000 displaced Rohingya Muslims, according to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. More than 700,000 Rohingya are currently living in Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh after fleeing a military crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

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A Rohingya refugee home emerges on 'Floating Island'

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 02:13