Burma

PALONG KHALI, BANGLADESH - OCTOBER 16: Women cry and pray as thousands of Rohingya refugees flee from Myanmar cross a stream in the hot sun on a muddy rice field near Palang Khali, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Well over a half a million Rohingya refugees have fled into Bangladesh since late August during the outbreak of violence in Rakhine state causing a humanitarian crisis in the region with continued challenges for aid agencies. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Astonishing Drone Footage Shows Extent Of Rohingya Exodus From Myanmar

Astonishing new drone footage has captured Rohingya refugees fleeing on foot from Myanmar to Bangladesh. Released by the UNHCR, the video shows the extent of the exodus, which has seen hundreds of tho...
TEKNAFF, BANGLADESH - SEPTEMBER 12 : A Rohingya Muslim man, fled from ongoing military operations in Myanmars Rakhine state, carries his child with a basket attached to a wooden stick as they fled Bangladesh by boat over sea in Teknaff, Bangladesh on September 12, 2017. (Photo by Zakir Hossain Chowdhury/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Rohingya Crisis Has Created More Than 200,000 Child Refugees, UNICEF Warns

More than half of the Rohingya refugees who have fled violence and repression in Myanmar are children, UNICEF announced Tuesday. UNICEF estimates that of the more than 330,000 refugees who have crosse...