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How the Rohingya crisis is affecting Bangladesh — and why it matters  

As of February 2018, the United Nations estimates almost 1 million Rohingya refugees have fled Myanmar’s violent campaign of ethnic cleansing. Almost universally, they’ve moved into refugee settlements in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. That is straining Bangladesh, which has absorbed a remarkable number of people in just six months, leading to desperately cramped conditions in the […]
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