Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign for Rohingya Refugees Begins

Bangladeshi people react as they look at the bodies of Rohingya Muslim refugees in Shah Porir Dwip Island

13 people have reportedly been rescued from a nearby estuary, but scores remain missing.

He said authorities have banned any Bangladeshi or foreigner from entering the settlements after 5:00 pm.

Nine dead bodies of refugees have washed up in Bangladesh when an overloaded boat carrying after an overloaded boat carrying several dire Rohingyas sank in the sea.

Almost 520,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh since August 25, the day since crisis erupted after Rohingya militants raided Myanmar police posts, leading to a brutal military backlash.

Rohingya are fleeing widespread killings and the burning of their villages in Myanmar, in what United Nations officials have called a full-blown humanitarian crisis.

Myanmar leader and Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has faced scathing worldwide criticism for not doing more to stop the violence, although she has no power over the security forces under a military-drafted constitution.

"They pretended like they wanted a war", she said.

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Refugees and rights groups say the army and Buddhist vigilantes use killing and arson to drive the Rohingya out of Myanmar.

"We deeply regret the reaction from worldwide countries based on the news without truth", said the lawmaker.

Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya have been streaming over the border for weeks fleeing a military crackdown in neighbouring Burma.

He alleged Myanmar of not taking Rohingya refugees back despite the mounting global pressure.

In this latest incident of refugee boat capsize, more than half of the victims were children as stated by the police chief of the border town of Teknaf, Mian Uddin.

As Rohingya continue to pour into refugee camps and whatever open land can be found in Cox's Bazar district in southern Bangladesh, fears of waterborne diseases such as cholera, which can spread through contaminated drinking sources, are growing by the day.

Last week the guards destroyed at least 30 wooden fishing vessels amid increased concern they were being used to bring the popular methamphetamine drug known locally as Yaba into the country and using the refugee crisis as cover.

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