Nearly 40,000 Rohingya fled escalating Myanmar fighting

Rohingya refugees congregate for relief supplies from a temporary camp in Cox-Bazar, Bangladesh.

:: Around 38,000 Rohingya have crossed into Bangladesh from neighboring Myanmar, United Nations sources working in Bangladesh’s southern district of Cox’s Bazar said on Friday.

The estimate comes a week after Rohingya insurgents attacked police posts and an army base in Rakhine state, prompting clashes and a military counteroffensive.

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