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Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled their homes in Myanmar’s Rakhine state in the wake of a brutal offensive by the Burmese army. Traumatised men, women and children with horrific stories have arrived in Bangladesh, and NGOs and the Dhaka government are struggling to cope. Lucy Lamble is joined by Dr Champa Patel , head of the Asia Programme at Chatham House , and Asif Saleh , senior director of communications, strategy and empowerment, from Brac , an NGO working in Bangladesh and beyond, to discuss the humanitarian situation in Cox’s Bazar and the politics of the crisis. Full story

7 December