Central & South Asia

Rohingya refugees at risk of trafficking

As thousands flee Western Myanmar over sectarian violence, many refugees are exposed to predators.

Last updated: 29 Jan 2014 05:15
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The UN describes the Rohingya as one of the world's most persecuted minorities.

Thousands of people have been forced from their homes in Western Myanmar as a result of violence between Buddhists and Muslims, with many travelling to neighbouring Bangladesh. Many of them are extremely vulnerable.

Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar reports from Eastern Bangladesh.


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