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Mad rush to repatriate Rohingya refugees

On January 22, Bangladesh announced that the repatriation of 655,000 Rohingya refugees currently housed in multiple camps in Cox’s Bazar district would not commence as scheduled the following day. A bilateral pact signed with Myanmar in November set the groundwork for sending 1,500 refugees back to northern Rakhine every week until all of those who […]