More than 2,600 houses have been burned down in Rohingya-majority areas of Myanmar’s northwest in the last week, the government said on Saturday, in one of the deadliest bouts of violence involving the Muslim minority in decades.
Over 2,600 houses in Rohingya-majority areas of Myanmar burned
A Rohingya boy carries a child on his back and walks through rice fields after crossing over to the Bangladesh side on Sept. 1, 2017. (AP)
Reuters, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh