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Pope Francis appeals for help for displaced people of Myanmar

The pope also reminded the faithful to “open our hearts to refugees” and to “make their sadness and joys our own”

Number of people forced to flee homes has risen amid pandemic,...

Nearly 70% of those affected are from just five countries — Syria, Venezuela, Afghanistan, South Sudan and Myanmar

Myanmar’s renewed war scatters tens of thousands to forests

The United Nations estimates nearly 110,000 people have been displaced in Myanmar's Kayah State by the recent violence

Aspiring Rohingya photographers document life in Bangladesh refugee camps

Omar's Film School was founded in February last year with the goal of training young Rohingya refugees

Ratusan keluarga di Laos tersingkir dari rumah mereka demi pembangkit listrik

Ratusan keluarga di bagian barat laut Laos ter12paksa meninggalkan rumah mereka untuk memberikan ruang bagi perluasan pembangkit listrik tenaga lignit.

Hundreds of families in Laos forced to leave homes for coal...

The displaced families will be compensated but residents said the compensation is only a fraction of the value of their homes and farms

Myanmar’s Catholic bishops appeal for ‘humanitarian corridor’ in conflict areas

The Catholic bishops also called on the military to respect the “right to sanctuary” and “respect sanctity of places of worship”

Catholic priest appeals for end to attacks on churches in Myanmar

The priest said thousands of displaced people who could not hide in the jungles to escape the fighting seek shelter in churches

10,000 displaced by renewed fighting in Myanmar’s Chin state

The United Nations has earlier called for urgent help to assist an estimated 100,000 people who have fled fighting in Kayah state

Thousands flee villages as Myanmar military carries out air strikes

Residents of Kayah state bordering Thailand said the military was firing artillery from positions inside the state capital Loikaw into Demoso

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