Thousands Of People Displaced By Conflict In Sabah, Malaysia Evacuate To Southern Philippines


Children displaced by continuing armed conflict between the... News PhotoArrival,Child,Conflict,Displaced People,Horizontal,Human Interest,Indigenous Culture,Malaysia,Philippines,Sabah State,Social Issues,Supporter,Tawi-Tawi,War,WeaponPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Jeoffrey MaitemBONGGAO, PHILIPPINES - MARCH 30: Children displaced by continuing armed conflict between the supporters of Philippine Muslim clan Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III and Royal Malaysian Police in Sabah, Malaysia, arrive at Bonggao Port on March 30, 2013 in Bonggao, Tawi-Tawi, Philippines. Following the insurgency in Sabah and the Malaysian government’s subsequent crackdown on undocumented Filipinos, over 4000 people, mostly Filipino Muslims, have begun evacuating to the southern provinces of Basilan, Sulu, and Tawi-Tawi in the Philippines, with numbers expected to reach more than 100,000. (Photo by Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)