TITLE

BURDEN OF SANCTUARY

AUTHOR(S)
McCarthy, Terry
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/15/2001, Issue 41, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the conditions awaiting Afghan refugees in Pakistan. Factors which have caused Afghans to flee Afghanistan, including war, famine and general social decay; Conditions of child refugees; International aid which has been directed toward these refugees, including aid from the World Food Program; Description of health conditions of refugees.
ACCESSION #
5390988

 

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