Mass Exodus by Reuters
Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims fled to neighboring Bangladesh since violence erupted in Myanmar’s Rakhine state on August 25, 2017. The exodus was sparked by a fierce military response to Rohingya militant attacks. Here we show how the refugee numbers grew rapidly in the first few weeks.
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