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Rohingya Woman: Name Khushi and Rohingya Muslims

rohingya woman: Her parents were among a wave of 250,000 Rohingya Muslims who escaped forced labour, religious persecution and violent attacks from Buddhist mobs in Myanmar during the early 1990s, according to Vancouver Courier. She sees education as her ticket out of the camp. From the refugee camp in southern Bangladesh where she was born, Akter, a 19-year-old with a confident smile who goes by the name Khushi, says she aspires to become the most educated Rohingya woman in the world.article continues below Trending Stories Here's 11 Vancouver happy hours to check out in fall Vancouver weather sunshine forecast for the next 14 days The League Vancouver's newest dating app aimed at would-be power couples'Vancouver woman attacked on night bus questions transit security VIDEO Akter was born and has lived her whole life in the camp, a makeshift settlement of bamboo and tarpaulin huts spread out over rolling hills that were once protected forestland. If we take education then we will be able to lead our life as a life, she said. The U.N. has called for Myanmar's top military generals to be prosecuted for genocide and crimes against humanity. Akter has supplemented her family's income by working as a translator for aid groups and journalists responding to a new influx of Rohingya refugees who have flooded the camp since August 2017, when the Myanmar military and Buddhist mobs began clearance operations against Rohingya in retaliation for insurgent attacks on security posts in Myanmar's Rakhine state.A United Nations fact-finding mission reported last month that at least 10,000 Rohingya are believed to have died in the violence. ( As reported in the news.