‘I can’t explain in words’: Rohingya recount horror of refugee camp fire

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  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “‘I can’t explain in words’: Rohingya recount horror of refugee camp fire” – below is their description.

    Rohingya refugees caught up in the deadly fire describe the horror they went through as fire tore through Cox’s Bazar refugees camp on Monday.

    Some witnesses say the barbed wire fencing around the camp stopped people from escaping the fire.

    UNHCR, other aid agencies and the Bangladeshi government are working to provide shelter and assistance.

    Al Jazeera’s Tanvir Chowdhury reports from Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.

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