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

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A woman and child displaced by continuing armed conflict between the... News PhotoAdult,Arrival,Child,Conflict,Displaced People,Horizontal,Human Interest,Indigenous Culture,Malaysia,Nautical Vessel,Philippines,Sabah State,Sitting,Social Issues,Supporter,Tawi-Tawi,War,Weapon,WomenPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Jeoffrey MaitemBONGGAO, PHILIPPINES - MARCH 30: A woman and child displaced by continuing armed conflict between the supporters of Philippine Muslim clan Sulu Sultan Jamalul Kiram III and Royal Malaysian Police in Sabah, Malaysia, sit inside a boat as they arrive at Bonggao 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)