Al Jazeera travels with Rohingya to Bhashan Char island where Bangladesh wants to move about 100,000 refugees.
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Daily-wage earners left waiting for assistance from government amid extended lockdown.
Sunday marks two years since the mass exodus of Rohingya to Bangladesh after Myanmar’s military campaign against them.
More than two million Muslims from over 130 countries attended the annual Biswa Ijtema gathering in Bangladesh.
Forced out of their home country, Rohingya Muslims share their experiences of crossing to Bangladesh.
‘I grabbed my children and ran towards the forest, and waited there with several hundred people.’
Twenty civilians and two police officers killed in attack at popular cafe in Dhaka.
Monastery has been serving iftar meals to underprivileged Muslims during Ramadan for the past six years.
Sharif, wanted in connection with Avijit Roy’s 2015 murder, is second suspect to die in “shoot-out” in as many days.
Police also recovered grenades, suicide belts, firearms and other explosive materials from a Dhaka apartment.