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Refugee updates and charity links

Not much good news, I’m afraid. First, there’s been an outbreak of cholera among the Burundian refugees in Tanzania:

About 3,000 refugees fleeing political turmoil in Burundi have been infected in a cholera epidemic in neighboring Tanzania, the United Nations said on Friday, stoking fears of a growing humanitarian crisis in Africa’s Great Lakes.

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Furriners

AWAITING THE MONSOON

Copyright: Santoshwriter

Here we are again this week. Today we’re gathered in a virtual wooded area to discuss our original stories for the week. This is the Friday Fictioneers’ group. 214 more words

Rohingya - Ke mana Su Kyi dan Dalai Lama?

Sehubungan ramainya berita tentang pengungsi dari Rohingya Mei 2015 ini, kiranya tepat untuk mengunggah kembali tulisan berikut ini. 

Berita yang dilansir BBC, The Guardian, dan banyak media dunia pada Mei 2015 ini sungguh menyesakkan dada.

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Artikel Di Media

Bay of Bengal people smuggling doubles in 2015 - UNHCR

From Channel NewsAsia, May 8, 2015

An estimated 25,000 Rohingyas and Bangladeshis boarded people smugglers’ boats in the first three months of this year, twice as many in the same months of 2014, the U.N. 88 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

"FLAVOURS OF THE RAIN" by Swastisha Mukherjee

Mud puddles
Beneath an overcast sky,
Grayish outlines of clouds…
It’s time to write again
Let the parched pores
Pray
For the rains,
While it rained, 152 more words

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