Flooding into Bangladesh, Rohingya refugees flee harrowing violence

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: In the past few weeks, the crackdown on Muslim Rohingyas in Myanmar has triggered a mass exodus.

The United Nations estimates that 390,000 Rohingya have fled to neighboring Bangladesh after suffering what they say are violent attacks by government troops and others.

The fighting is driven in part by an ongoing, years-long conflict between Rohingya militants and the government of Myanmar.

NewsHour special correspondent Tania Rashid has this report from along the


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