Myanmar violence leaves 100 dead, Rohingya Muslims flee into Bangladesh Current Affairs 

Myanmar violence leaves 100 dead, Rohingya Muslims flee into Bangladesh

Thousands of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar are trying to cross the border with Bangladesh, Bangladeshi security officials say, as fresh fighting erupted in Myanmar’s north-western Rakhine state. Authorities in Myanmar say close to 100 people have been killed including nearly 80 insurgents and 12 members of the security forces since Friday when armed men, reportedly from the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA), launched a pre-dawn raid on police outposts in the restive region. However, advocates for the Rohingya have given a much higher death toll, telling Al Jazeera…

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