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Refugees in Thailand

Refugees in Thailand

Today there are 99,952 refugees living in 9 refugee camps in Thailand (as of October 2017). Most refugees are ethnic minorities from Myanmar, mainly Karen and Karenni, who live in nine camps in four provinces along the Thai-Myanmar border. Refugees in Thailand have been fleeing conflict and crossing Myanmar's eastern border jungles for the safety of Thailand for nearly 30 years.

 

 

Numbers of refugees in Thailand:

99,952 people


Living in:

9 camps

 


Map of Thailand and the camps

 

Last updated 31 October 2017

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