Rohingya’s teens seek counselling to cope with Myanmar brutality

Young male refugees in Bangladesh are being helped by pioneering aid efforts that try to address the hidden scars of war

Memories of the day in October that changed the life of teenager Mohammed Riaz for ever come in vivid flashbacks, when it’s dark and quiet.

State forces arrived in his village in the Buthidaung township of Myanmar. Officers entered the family home, raped and killed his two elder sisters and shot his brother dead.

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