Huge fire sweeps through Rohingya camp in Bangladesh

A huge fire has engulfed a Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar, destroying shelters and health centres. Several people have been killed and tens of thousands have fled the fire. The settlement is part of a network of camps in mainland Bangladesh, home to over a million refugees who have fled Myanmar since 2017.

9 more Myanmar border guards enter Bangladesh

Nine more members of Myanmar Border Guard Police fled conflict and entered Bangladesh through Jhimongkhali and Kharankkhali border of Whykong at Teknaf in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday morning amid their ongoing conflict with the ethnic rebel group Arakan