Rohingya refugees face off with Thai police

Standoff between detained Rohingya refugees and police enters its second day in northern Thailand.

    In Northern Thailand, a standoff between detained Rohingya refugees and police has entered its second day.

    The group is among the more than 35,000 people who are believed to have left western Myanmar since January.

    They have fled anti-Muslim violence to uncertain futures.

    Al Jazeera's Veronica Pedrosa reports from the scene in Nong Khai.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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