India expels seven Rohingya to Myanmar, rights groups fearful for their fate

The seven Rohingya men to be deported sit as Indian and Myanmar security officials exchange documents before their deportation on India-Myanmar border at Moreh in the northeastern state of Manipur, India, October 4, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India deported seven Rohingya Muslim men to Myanmar on Thursday, raising fears of further repatriations among those sheltering in refugee camps in the country, and concern that those returned faced the risk of abuse at the hands of Myanmar authorities. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist government, which regards them as […]

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