B'DESH BEGINS BUILDING 14,000 SHELTERS FOR ROHINGYA REFUGEES

Dhaka: Bangladesh today began constructing 14,000 new shelters for the more than 400,000 Muslim Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in neighbouring Myanmar to ensure they remain confined to an area and do not fan out across the country. The refugees have been fleeing to Bangladesh for three weeks to escape a military crackdown in Myanmars Rakhine state, which the UN has said amounts to ethnic cleansing. Myanmar says the crackdown is a response t...

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Rohingya: The Rohingya people are an ethnic group who practice Islam and speak Rohingya, an Indo-European language of the Eastern Indic branch, closely related to Chittagonian and more distantly to Bengali. The origin of this group of people is disputed with some saying they are indigenous to the state of Ra
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