Internally displaced Rohingya man pushes a rickshaw with children and belongings leaving a camp for displaced Rohingya people in Sittwe, northwestern Rakhine State, Myanmar, Thursday, May 16, 2013. Members of the displaced Rohingya minority started to evacuate for safer shelters ahead of the arrival of Cyclone Mahasen. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)

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SITTWE, MYANMAR A Rohingya girl held her undernourished brother in a squalid camp. Persecution forced thousands of Rohingya to flee the country. Tomas Munita for The New York Times

A Myanmar Rohingya girl wears traditional make-up at the village of Takebi north of the town of Sittwe

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A Myanmar Rohingya girl wears traditional make-up at the village of Takebi north of the town of Sittwe, Burma, June (Reuters)

Sittwe

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Two beggars in Sittwe, Myanmar

Two beggars in Sittwe, Myanmar

Monastery Building, Sittwe, Myanmar | by Eric Lafforgue

Monastery Building, Sittwe, Myanmar | by Eric Lafforgue

Sittwe

Sectarian Unrest in Burma Sees Dozens Dead, Thousands Fleeing

Since 1050 AD Rohingya Muslims have been captured, killed and tortured just because of their Islamic beliefs. Since then, they have been crying for the help but their voice has been unnoticed by people.

The Point, Sittwe, Myanmar Overlooking Bay of Bengal

The Point, Sittwe, Myanmar Overlooking Bay of Bengal

Anita Andrzejewska, Sittwe, Burma, 2011

Anita Andrzejewska, Sittwe, Burma, 2011

sittwe | approaching sittwe | Ehrhard Peter | Flickr

sittwe | approaching sittwe | Ehrhard Peter | Flickr

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A young Rohingya girl suffers from infected heat rash on her face and body in Sittwe, Burma.

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