Aid groups warn of dire conditions in Rohingya refugee camps

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They fled their homes in Myanmar. Now, hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims are facing a dire situation in Bangladesh. Conditions in sprawling makeshift camps are described as desperate, as struggles with food and water shortages increase.

In response, humanitarian groups are seeking $434 million in additional humanitarian assistance. CGTN’s Barnaby Lo reports from a camp near the Bangladeshi city of Cox’s Bazar.