Thousands of refugees flee Myanmar for China

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Thousands have crossed into China to escape fighting between rebels and the Myanmar government. China is offering humanitarian aid to the refugees who are also getting a lot of help from civilians. CCTV’s Liu Yang filed this report from Yunnan Province.

Thousands refugees flee across border to China

Thousands refugees flee across border to China

Thousands of people have crossed into China to escape fighting between rebels and the Myanmar government. China is offering humanitarian aid. The refugees are also getting a lot of help from civilians.CCTV's Liu Yang filed this report from Yunnan Province.

Highlights:

  • The Chinese government has offered some humanitarian aid and temporary shelters.
  • Yunnan province have reported more than 60,000 arrivals from Myanmar since February.