Rohingya refugees on Thursday as they gathered at a refugee camp in Bangladesh to mark the fifth anniversary of their fleeing from Myanmar to escape a military crackdown. Photo: Reuters
Rohingya refugees on Thursday as they gathered at a refugee camp in Bangladesh to mark the fifth anniversary of their fleeing from Myanmar to escape a military crackdown. Photo: Reuters
Myanmar

Rohingya refugees from Myanmar mark ‘Genocide Remembrance Day’ in Bangladesh camps

  • Thousands of refugees staged rallies to mark 5 years since they fled military offensive, now subject of landmark genocide case at UN court
  • ‘Five years ago nearly one million Rohingya were displaced. On this day in 2017 more than 300 of our villages were burnt down to ashes’

Rohingya refugees on Thursday as they gathered at a refugee camp in Bangladesh to mark the fifth anniversary of their fleeing from Myanmar to escape a military crackdown. Photo: Reuters
Rohingya refugees on Thursday as they gathered at a refugee camp in Bangladesh to mark the fifth anniversary of their fleeing from Myanmar to escape a military crackdown. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE