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HRW: Rohingya border camps plan inhumane

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Human Rights Watch has strongly opposed a government proposal to relocate Rohingya arrivals to camps near the Myanmar border from their current detention centres. 

Sunai Phasuk, a senior researcher on Thailand for the New York-based organisation, on Tuesday expressed concern about the safety of these people if the plan is implemented.

The best solution to the problem was to find third countries for resettlement, but that faced difficulties because other nations were reluctant to accept them, he said.

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