Rohingya Muslims were trying to escape Myanmar when vessel overturned in rough waters off Bangladesh

“He just slipped from my hands,” said Rashida, as she described the moment her seven-month-old son drowned, one of more than 60 people presumed dead when a boat carrying Rohingya Muslims capsized off the coast of Bangladesh.

As the vessel broke in two, and one piece sunk, the force of the water dragged her baby under.

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