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Myanmar Rohingya hold protest in Bangkok

Hundreds gather outside Myanmar embassy in Thai capital to call for end to sectarian violence.

    Hundreds of ethnic Rohingya Muslims have gathered outside Myanmar's embassy in Bangkok to call for an end to recent sectarian violence that has allegedly killed an estimated 50 people.

    The United Nations has said around 90,000 people have been displaced by the fighting between Buddhists and Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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