Nassima – goddess

nassimaThe Cox’s Bazaar beach in Bangladesh is a favourite holiday destination for the country’s new middle class. In this deeply conservative community, however, it is considered shameful for a woman to go to the beach. But one young woman, who is a member of the Rohingya minority from Myanmar, is defying those norms. Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque reports from Southern Bangladesh. See the clip here

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