The UNHCR applauds a decision by the Philippines and Indonesia to grant citizenship to thousands of stateless people, saying it sets an example for resolving a global issue.
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Around 28,000 refugees from the Rohingya minority in western Burma live in two official camps in Bangladesh. They are the more fortunate ones: hundreds of thousands more live a precarious[…]
Thousands of Thais left stateless in Burma after the British colonial carve-up offered Thai citizenship, but observers remain sceptical
June 17, 2009 (DVB), Burma has the world's third largest population of stateless persons according to the UN refugee agency, while at the same time Burmese refugees were last year[…]
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