HRW: 40 Rohingya villages destroyed in Myanmar since October

HRW: 40 Rohingya villages destroyed in Myanmar since October
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18 December, 2017
Satellite imagery shows that Rohingya villages continued to be destroyed as Myanmar and Bangladesh singed a deal to return Rohingya refugees home.
Around 647,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh since August [Getty]


Satellite imagery shows that at least 40 Rohingya villages have been destroyed in Myanmar's Rakhine State since September, Human Rights Watch said in a statement on Monday.

This bring the total number of villages partially or completely destroyed since Myanmar's military began its crackdown in August to 354.