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More Than 100,000 Rohingya Muslims Flee BurmaMore Than 100,000 Rohingya Muslims Flee Burma

Reported by Epoch Times
YANGON, Burma—A growing sense of desperation is fueling a mass exodus of Rohingya Muslims from western Burma (also known as Myanmar), with the number fleeing by boat since communal violence broke out two years ago now topping 100,000, a leading … »more

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