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Rohingyas need to feel safe enough to return: UN

Myanmar ready to start Rohingya repatriation

The United Nations has reiterated its call for voluntary repatriation of Rohingyas from Bangladesh saying Rohingyas need to feel that the situation is safe enough for them, reports UNB. "It is up for people to choose to go home. No one should choose for them. Any repatriation of Rohingyas back to Myanmar needs to be voluntary," said Spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Stephane Dujarric in regular briefing at the UN headquarters. He said Rohingyas, now living in Bangladesh, need to be able to go to the homes from which they came. "I think they need to feel that the situation is safe enough." There have been demonstrations on Friday in camps by Rohingyas protesting against plans to repatriate them back...  read more>>


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