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Blaze destroys hundreds of homes in Myanmar Rohingya camp

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TOUGH LOSS. A Rohingya woman cries after a fire hit their camp in Rakhine State, Myanmar, May 3, 2016. Photo by Nyunt Win/EPA

Initial reports suggest 14 are injured, says the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

YANGON, Myanmar (May 3, 2016) — A major fire on Tuesday, May 3, damaged or destroyed the homes of some 2,000 Rohingya Muslims living in a camp for people displaced by 2012 communal fighting in western Myanmar. Continue reading Blaze destroys hundreds of homes in Myanmar Rohingya camp