Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh say their lives will be at risk if they are forced to return to Myanmar as part of a repatriation program.
As monsoon season begins in Bangladesh, Rohingya refugees are working with humanitarian agencies to fortify the flood-prone terrain where they have taken refuge. Diego Cupolo reports from Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi and Hungary's Viktor Orban have discussed their mutual fear of Muslims. In doing so, the Burmese leader has again shown she has lost the moral standing she once enjoyed, says Verena Hölzl.
Bangladeshi authorities say they are ready to move some 100,000 Rohingya refugees to houses on a remote island in the Bay of Bengal. Although construction is completed, the UN has said the island "may not be habitable."
The two reporters were arrested in Myanmar in late 2017. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of the military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.
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