Desperate Rohingya kids flee alone by boat

May 21, 2014 11:44 am 0 comments Views: 1688

Senwara Begum (center) attends an English class at a shelter in Medan, North Sumatra, last year. She and her brother fled Burma alone after an angry mob burned down their village. Photo: Binsar Bakkara, Associated Press

Senwara Begum (center) attends an English class at a shelter in Medan, North Sumatra, last year. She and her brother fled Burma alone after an angry mob burned down their village. Photo: Binsar Bakkara, Associated Press

This boat was deemed too unsafe to carry Muslims who were fleeing attacks by Buddhists in their Burma homeland last year. Photo: Kaung Htet, Associated Press

This boat was deemed too unsafe to carry Muslims who were fleeing attacks by Buddhists in their Burma homeland last year. Photo: Kaung Htet, Associated Press

Mohamad Husein cries as he recounts his dangerous journey from Burma to North Malaysia. Photo: Vincent Thian, Associated Press

Mohamad Husein cries as he recounts his dangerous journey from Burma to North Malaysia. Photo: Vincent Thian, Associated Press

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