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International humanitarian organisation Medair is responding to the deadly fire in Kutupalong Refugee Camp on 22 March 2021. Medair is leading the emergency shelter response in Camp 8 East, in partnership with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and World Concern. Kutupalong Refugee Camp is home to more than 600,000 Rohingya. As of the time of writing, 45,000 people have been affected by the fire. At least 15 people were killed, 560 injured, and around 400 people remain unaccounted for. “This is a devastating blow to a people who have already endured so much suffering,” says Rachel Hirons, Medair’s Country…

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