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Rohingya Refugees at Risk of Floods Moved to Safer Areas

U.N. agencies together with Bangladeshi authorities are making a big push to quickly move thousands of Rohingya refugees at risk of landslides and floods to safer areas of Cox's Bazar. The Cox's Bazar area has been coping with one of the heaviest monsoon seasons in years in Bangladesh, with the heaviest downpours coming at the end of July. U.N. refugee spokesman, William Spindler said the torrential rains have tested the abilities of the many preparations and emergency measures...

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