Dhaka, UNHCR to revive pact for Myanmar refugees’ repatriation

May 28th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by admin  

Dhaka, May 28 (IANS) The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has agreed to Bangladesh reviving an old tripartite treaty under which Rohingyas, the Muslim tribal refugees from neighbouring Myanmar, can voluntarily return home. Plans are also afoot to shift them to other countries willing to rehabilitate them.

At a press conference here Tuesday, visiting UNHCR chief Ant

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