Ethnic Rohingya gathered before receiving medical treatments at a temporary shelter in Indonesia. Thousands of refugees and migrants have washed ashore in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, about half Rohingya and the rest from Bangladesh, according to the International Organization for Migration. The U.N. refugee agency estimates more than 3,000 others may still be at sea.
Ethnic Rohingya gathered before receiving medical treatments at a temporary shelter in Indonesia. Thousands of refugees and migrants have washed ashore in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, about half Rohingya and the rest from Bangladesh, according to the International Organization for Migration. The U.N. refugee agency estimates more than 3,000 others may still be at sea. Tatan Syuflana The Associated Press
Ethnic Rohingya gathered before receiving medical treatments at a temporary shelter in Indonesia. Thousands of refugees and migrants have washed ashore in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, about half Rohingya and the rest from Bangladesh, according to the International Organization for Migration. The U.N. refugee agency estimates more than 3,000 others may still be at sea. Tatan Syuflana The Associated Press

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