Living In Exile

01-Nov-2007 00:08:34
In Thailand, a large resettlement program is underway to resolve one of Asia’s most protracted and forgotten refugee problems.  For nearly two decades, tens of thousands of Karen, an ethnic minority displaced by civil war in neighboring Myanmar, have lived in limbo in camps along the Thai border.  Some Karen are now offered an opportunity to rebuild their lives.

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In Thailand, a large resettlement program is underway to resolve one of Asia’s most protracted and forgotten refugee problems.  For nearly two decades, tens of thousands of Karen, an ethnic minority displaced by civil war in neighboring Myanmar, have lived in limbo in camps along the Thai border.  Some Karen are now offered an opportunity to rebuild their lives.
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11
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Patricia Chan, UNTV
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21C1100
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21C1101