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US Readies Air Patrols in Search for Rohingya Boat PeopleUS Readies Air Patrols in Search for Rohingya Boat People

Reported by Epoch Times
BANGKOK—Attention turned Friday to the seas off Southeast Asia’s west coast as naval vessels from Myanmar and Malaysia searched for stranded boat people and the U.S. military prepared air patrols to step up its involvement.

Thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing

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