09 Oct '17, 4pm

New wave of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh: Several thousand Rohingya fleeing violence in Myanmar surged into Bangladesh on Monday (Oct 9), officials said, with reports of children dying from hunger, exhaustion and fever among the latest wave of refugees. The influx crossing from Rakhine state - estimated by the UN to have reached 519,000 in total over the past six weeks - had slowed in recent days to around 2,000 a day, according to the International Organisation for Migration. But on Monday witnesses said a fresh wave arrived by boat across a narrow section of the Naf river that separates Bangladesh from Myanmar at the border village of Anjumanpara. Local Anjumanpara councillor Sultan Ahmed claimed tens of thousands had arrived on Monday, while an AFP correspondent at the scene saw at least 10,000 new arrivals through the day and into the evening. Lieutenant Commander Manzurul Hassan Khan,...

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