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Relocation of Afghans from border area continues

14/07/2003 ANA 0

Chaman, Pakistan, 14 July – Nazar Mohammad, an asylum seeker from Afghanistan’s Uruzgan province, stood alone at one corner of the Chaman ”waiting area” watching trucks leave in the early hours of the morning. He […]

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PAKISTAN: Mixed reaction to embassy attack in Kabul

10/07/2003 ANA 0

Islamabad Following an apology from Afghan President Hamid Karzai for the ransacking of the Pakistani embassy in Kabul on Tuesday, government officials, peace activists, Afghan refugees and regional experts have expressed mixed reactions to the […]

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Democrats Triumph in Hong Kong

09/07/2003 ANA 0

New York, 8 July – The deferment of a vote on proposed internal security legislation in Hong Kong marks a major victory for democratic forces within the semi-autonomous territory, Freedom House said today. The decision […]

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KYRGYZSTAN: Human trafficking on the rise

03/07/2003 ANA 0

Ankara, Turkey, 2 July – Officials of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) have expressed concern over human trafficking in Kyrgyzstan, which is said to be on the rise due to poverty, high unemployment and […]

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