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21,000 Rohingya flee to Bangladesh from Myanmar: IOM

DHAKA: More than 20,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh in recent weeks, humanitarian officials said on Tuesday, following a bloody crackdown by the army in neighbouring Myanmar.  Bangladesh has stepped up patrols on the border to try…

Kofi Annan to advise Myanmar on Rohingya community

YANGON: Former UN chief Kofi Annan will advise Myanmar's new government on resolving conflicts in Rakhine, a region divided on religious grounds and home to the stateless Muslim Rohingya, it was announced Wednesday.