U.N. readies to send experts to Myanmar’s Rakhine after Rohingya return deal – official

A Myanmar border guard stands guard near the Taung Pyo Letwe reception camp overlooking the border with Bangladesh, in Rakhine state, Myanmar, during a trip by United Nations envoys to the region, May 1, 2018. REUTERS/Michelle Nichols/Files

YANGON (Reuters) – The United Nations is preparing to send teams of experts into Myanmar’s Rakhine state to begin work aimed at eventually repatriating Rohingya Muslims who fled violence last year, the regional head of the U.N. development agency said on Thursday. The U.N. agencies for development and refugees struck an outline deal with Nobel […]

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