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Model walk the ramp during the 19th edition of Bangalore Fashion Week 2018, in Bengaluru.

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Bangladeshi students shout slogans and block a road during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi students block a road during a protest, as their guardians stand nearby holding umbrellas, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Five days of protests by tens of thousands of students angry over the traffic deaths of two of their colleagues have largely cut off the capital Dhaka from the rest of Bangladesh, as the demonstrators pressed their demand for safer roads.

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Bangladeshi students block an intersection during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi medical students hold placards as they block a diplomatic zone during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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A Bangladeshi student enact as a dead while others shout slogans a during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Students blocked several main streets in the capital, protesting the death of two college students in a bus accident in Dhaka.

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Bangladeshi students shout slogans as they blocke a road during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi students burn an effigy of Bangladesh's Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan, who is also a transport workers' leader, as they block a road during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Students blocked several main streets in the capital, protesting the death of two college students in a bus accident in Dhaka.

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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh during the inauguration of Indian Visa Application Centre (IVAC), in Dhaka. Singh is on a three-day visit to Bangladesh.

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Newly appointed President of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee Dinesh Gundu Rao (L) with the newly-appointed Working President Eshwar Khandare during a ceremony to take charge of the office, in Bengaluru.

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Bangladeshi Muslims crowd the roof of a train, as others attempt to find space to travel home ahead of Eid al-Fitr at a railway station in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi Muslims hang on precariously by the engine of a train to travel home for Eid al-Fitr celebrations, at a railway station in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Hundreds of thousands of people working in Dhaka are leaving for their hometowns to celebrate the upcoming Eid al-Fitr with their families.

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Bangladeshis work at a plastic strips storehouse in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The theme for this year's World Environment Day, is "Beat Plastic Pollution."

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Priyanka Chopra, Bollywood actor and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi Muslims offer prayers on the first Friday of Ramadan in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Muslims throughout the world are celebrating the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

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Rohingya refugees rebuild their makeshift house, in preparation for the approaching monsoon season at the Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Kutupalong, Bangladesh.

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A Bangladeshi volunteer takes a selfie with Hindu devotees dressed as the Hindu God Shiva, during the Charak Puja festival in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The devotees believe that the festival will carry prosperity by eliminating the sorrow and the sufferings of the previous year.

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Bangladeshi students shout slogans during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi students shout slogans during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The students demanded the reformation of a quota system, or reservations based on several categories, in government employment. Bangla reads, "want reform quota".

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Bangladeshi students participate in a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The students demanded the reformation of a quota system, or reservations based on several categories, in government employment.

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A Bangladeshi student shouts slogans during a protest in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The students demanded the reformation of a quota system, or reservations based on several categories, in government employment.

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Bangladeshi students shout slogans during a protest for removing or reforming a quota system in government jobs in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi students throw rocks at policemen and run for the cover during a protest for removing or reforming a quota system in government jobs in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Masked Bangladeshi women attend an International Women's Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Marches and demonstrations in Asia are kicking off rallies around the world to mark International Women's Day.

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Hifazat-e-Islam supporters in Dhaka. Some of Sheikh Hasina’s policies are seen as acceding to their demands

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Bangladesh opposition leader and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia, arrives in the court for her verdict in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Bangladesh was on high alert ahead of a verdict against Zia in a politically sensitive corruption case.

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An armed soldier at Kutupalong camp in November 2017

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An aged Rohingya pair gets down from a boat on the Naf bank

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A Rohingya refugee boy who was staying in no-man's land at Bandarban between Myanmar and Bangladesh border, clings to his father after arriving at Balukhali refugee camp 50 kilometres (32 miles) from, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

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A Rohingya refugee puts up a blanket for drying at Balukhali refugee camp 50 kilometres (32 miles) from, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya refugee stand in a queue to get registered at Kutupalong refugee camp near Cox's bazar, Bangladesh. Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed that they will try to complete the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled from violence in Myanmar within two years, Bangladesh's Foreign Ministry said.

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Rohingya Muslim women with their children stand in a queue outside a food distribution center at Balukhali refugee camp 50 kilometres (32 miles) from, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Myanmar officials say a camp to house Rohingya Muslim and Hindu refugees who return from Bangladesh will be ready by its promised deadline next week. Myanmar and Bangladesh are discussing the logistics of how many Rohingya will be allowed into Myanmar and how they will be scrutinized to be placed in the camps. Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled violence that has been described as ethnic cleansing. Observers doubt Rohingya will return to Myanmar willing unless their safety is guaranteed.

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Tents set up for devotees lit up at the venue for the World Congregation of Muslims, or Biswa Ijtema, on the banks of the River Turag in Tongi, 20 kilometers (13 miles) north of the capital Dhaka, Bangladesh. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims are expected to attend the annual three-day event that is said to be one of the world's largest religious gatherings being held since 1960's.

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Supporters of Bangladeshi Islamic organizations march during a protest against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis, center, holds hands with children as he leaves after visiting the Mother Teresa House in Dhaka's Tejgaon neighborhood, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi Catholic nuns greet Pope Francis during his visit to Church of the Holy Rosary in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Pope Francis is wrapping up his Asian trip with a visit to an orphanage and home for the disabled run by Mother Teresa's order and a meeting with Bangladeshi priests and nuns.

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This photo combo of two images show Pope John Paul II riding in a three-wheeled bicycle rickshaw at the Vatican Mission in Dhaka, Bangladesh, during his one-day visit to the city, on Nov. 19, 1986, on left and Pope Francis riding a traditional Bangladesh rickshaw as he arrives at an interfaith and ecumenical meeting for peace in the garden of the archbishop's residence, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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A Rohingya Muslim refugee from Myanmar, center left in white robe, leads a prayer with Pope Francis at an interfaith peace meeting in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis waves to faithful as he arrives arrives to celebrate mass and the ordination of new priests in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Pope Francis reviews a honor guard as he arrives at Dhaka's international airport, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslim children are silhouetted against the setting sun as they fly kites in Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, carrying construction material and walk towards Jamtoli refugee camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh.

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A Rohingya Muslim child, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, plays in front of her makeshift tent at Jamtoli refugee camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait in queues to receive aid at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, walk in a narrow pathway at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, walk with a bundle of firewood at Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the U.S. is deeply concerned by "credible reports" of atrocities committed by Myanmar's security forces and called for an independent investigation into a humanitarian crisis in which hundreds of thousands of Muslim Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims carrying construction material walk towards to the Hakim Para refugee camp in Ukhiya, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims travel on a raft made with plastic containers on which they crossing over the Naf river from Myanmar into Bangladesh, near Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims on a raft made with plastic containers cross over the Naf River from Myanmar into Bangladesh, near Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh. More than 600,000 members of the Muslim minority have fled to Bangladesh since August, when Rohingya insurgents attacked Myanmar police and paramilitary posts, and security forces responded with a scorched-earth campaign against Rohingya villages.

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In this Nov. 4, 2017, photo, three Rohingya Muslims swim the Naf river while crossing the Myanmar-Bangladesh border in Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh. Rohingya Muslims escaping the violence in their homeland of Myanmar are now so desperate that some are trying to swim to safety in neighboring Bangladesh, even if they have never been in the water before.

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Rohingya Muslims sit on a raft made with plastic containers on which they crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, as they wait for the permission to proceed forward, near Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh.

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Light from a torch falls on the face of a Rohingya Muslim girl sitting with a group on a raft made with plastic containers on which they crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, as they wait for the permission to proceed forward, near Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya wade through the Naf river after having just crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, near Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims carry their young children and belongings after crossing the border from Myanmar into Bangladesh, near Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Groups of Rohingya Muslims cross the Naf river at the border between Myanmar and Bangladesh, near Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya women carry children and belongings and walk after having just crossed the Naf river near Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya refugee children attend recitation classes of the holy Quran in a newly opened madrasa, or religious school, amid material stocked for constructing latrines in Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj while distributing books, computers and multimedia equipment to Hindi and Sanskrit department of University of Dhaka, Chittagong and Rajshahi, in Dhaka.

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Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, rest inside a school compound at Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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Queen Rania of Jordan, center, talks to a Rohingya Muslim baby, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh at Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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Queen Rania of Jordan watches as a Rohingya Muslim girl, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, sings a song inside a school at Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslim woman, Rukaya Begum, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, holds her son Mahbubur Rehman, left and her daughter Rehana Bibi, after the government moved them to newly allocated refugee camp areas, near Kutupalong, Bangladesh.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj addresses the media in Dhaka.

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India's Manpreet Singh in action against Malaysia in the final of the Hero Asia Cup 2017 at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Indian players celebrate after scoring a goal against Malaysia in the final of the Hero Asia Cup 2017 at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Indian hockey players celebrate with the trophy after winning the Hero Asia Cup 2017 at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh. India beat Malaysia 2-1 to secure the title after 10 years.

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Indian Men’s Hockey team celebrates their birth in the final of the Hero Asia Cup 2017 with a convincing 4-0 victory over arch-rivals Pakistan in the Super 4s match in Dhaka.

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Indian Men’s Hockey team scores a goal over arch-rivals Pakistan in the Hero Asia Cup 2017 Super 4s match to enter the final, in Dhaka.

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Rohingya Muslim children, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait for their turn to receive food handouts distributed to children and women by a Turkish aid agency at Thaingkhali refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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Indian and Malaysia players in action during the Asia Cup hockey in Dhaka.

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Indian Hockey players celebrate the goal during their match against Malaysia at Asia Cup hockey in Dhaka.

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Rohingya Muslims, who spent four days in the open after crossing over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, carry their belongings after they were allowed to proceed towards a refugee camp, at Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Exhausted Rohingya Muslim boys, who spent four days in the open after crossing over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, sleep near a relief distribution centre at Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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Newly arrived Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, rest on an embankment after spending a night in the open as they have been prevented from moving ahead towards refugee camps by Bangladesh border guard soldiers at Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Players of India and Korea in action during their Hero Asia Cup 2017 match in Dhaka.

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Newly arrived Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, rest on embankments after spending a night in the open as they have been prevented from moving ahead towards refugee camps by Bangladesh border guard soldiers at Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Newly arrived Rohingya Muslims sit in the rain covering themselves with plastic sheets after Bangladesh border guard soldiers prevented them from moving ahead towards refugee camps at Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Newly arrived Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, rest after spending a night in the open as they have been prevented from moving ahead towards refugee camps by Bangladesh border guard soldiers at Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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A Bangladesh border guard soldier stops newly arrived Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, from moving ahead towards refugee camps, at Palong Khali, Bangladesh.

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Mohammad Sultan, an elderly Rohingya Muslim man, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, with severe dehydration due to diarrhoea is helped by villagers after the boat he was travelling in capsized near Shah Porir Dwip, Bangladesh.

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India's Sunil in action against Pakistan during their match at the 10th men's Asia Cup hockey tournament, in Dhaka.

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Players of India and Pakistan in action during their match at the 10th men's Asia Cup hockey tournament, in Dhaka.

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Indian players celebrating a goal against Bangladesh in their Pool A match at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka.

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Newly arrived Rohingya refugee Yosar Hossein, 7, carries his baby sister Noyem Fatima and walks past a muddy patch in Teknaf, Bangladesh. Barefoot and still wearing his school uniform, the 7-year-old is among more than a half million persecuted Rohingya Muslims fleeing neighboring Myanmar.

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Rohingya women carry children and wait for food handouts at Thangkhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya children stand in a queue to receive food handouts at Thangkhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

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A Rohingya woman holds a vessel for drinking water at Palangkhali refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.

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Newly arrived Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar walk as they continue their journey in to a camp for refugees in Teknaf, Bangladesh.

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Bangladeshi volunteers prepare a meal for newly arrived Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar, at a madrasa in Shahparirdwip, Bangladesh.

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Newly arrived Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar prepare to leave a madrasa that they used as a transit shelter in Shahparirdwip, Bangladesh.

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A Rohingya Muslims girl rests on a pile of bags, as she waits with others to walk towards a camp for refugees after crossing into Bangladesh from Myanmar, in Teknaf, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims walk towards a camp for refugees after crossing the boder from Myanmar into Bangladesh in Teknaf.

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Rohingya Muslims carry a sick woman in a basket as they walk towards a camp for refugees after crossing the border from Myanmar into Bangladesh in Teknaf, Bangladesh.

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Sarasvati Devi, a Hindu woman, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, talks to her mother in Myanmar through video call as Ranjan, her brother hold the phone outside refugee camp set up for Hindu refugees near Kutupalong, Bangladesh.

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A woman, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, holds her baby as she sits inside a refugee camp set up for Hindu refugees near Kutupalong, Bangladesh.

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A sick Rohingya Muslim woman, Amila Khatoon, is carried on a plastic chair, by her sons on the way to hospital outside Kutupalong refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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Newly set up tents cover a hillock at a refugee camp for Rohingya Muslims who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, in Taiy Khali, Bangladesh.

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Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina addresses the United Nations General Assembly, at the U.N. headquarters.

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Rohingya Muslim children, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, stretch their arms out to collect chocolates and milk distributed by Bangladeshi men at Taiy Khali refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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Rohingya Muslims, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, run to catch rice bags thrown towards them during the aid distribution near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh.

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