Global & Disaster Medicine

Bhasan Char: A prison for the Rohingya?

Human Rights Watch

“……Bhasan Char is a spit of land made of accumulated silt. Officials say the island has been secured with embankments, and the homes and cyclone shelters are better than anything available to millions of Bangladeshis. But they have yet to provide convincing assurances that the refugees will be safe there, and their freedom of movement and right to livelihood protected...…..”

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