Rohingya refugees sit on board a naval ship taking them to Bangladesh’s Bhashan Char Island. Photo: EPA-EFE Rohingya refugees sit on board a naval ship taking them to Bangladesh’s Bhashan Char Island. Photo: EPA-EFE
Rohingya refugees sit on board a naval ship taking them to Bangladesh’s Bhashan Char Island. Photo: EPA-EFE
Bangladesh

Bangladesh relocates third group of Rohingya refugees to island

  • Over 1,700 Rohingya Muslims who fled Myanmar were moved from the crowded Cox’s Bazar to Bhasan Char Island in the Bay of Bengal
  • Human rights groups have criticised the move but Bangladesh insists it offers better living conditions

Topic |   Bangladesh
Rohingya refugees sit on board a naval ship taking them to Bangladesh’s Bhashan Char Island. Photo: EPA-EFE Rohingya refugees sit on board a naval ship taking them to Bangladesh’s Bhashan Char Island. Photo: EPA-EFE
Rohingya refugees sit on board a naval ship taking them to Bangladesh’s Bhashan Char Island. Photo: EPA-EFE
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