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Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar

The exodus from Myanmar of more than 600,000 Rohingya people, more than half of whom are children, is now the world's top refugee crisis.

A crisis where families – experiencing persecution, the death of family members, and the destruction of their home villages – are risking everything to reach some measure of safety in Bangladesh.  They arrive in camps – such as the Kutupalong – seeking food, water, shelter, and health care after treacherous journeys.  

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