From Myanmar to Chicago — a teenage Rohingya Muslim refugee's journey

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Chicago Sun-Times—Salamat Khan Bin Jalil Khan escaped Myanmar's ethnic strife. Now 19, he goes to school and works, seeking a better life for himself and his family.

Rohingya refugees reject UN-Myanmar repatriation agreement. Leaders say agreement does not address concerns and will not help in repatriation of refugees Rohingya community leaders have rejected an agreement between the United Nations and government of Myanmar for the return of refugees who fled violence in Rakhine state. Having seen a leaked text, the leaders say it does not address their concerns and will not help in the repatriation of the refugees. Continue reading...