Tag: Afghan refugees

  • Over 5mn Afghan refugees return home in 16 years: UNHCR

    Over 5mn Afghan refugees return home in 16 years: UNHCR

    Kabul : More than 5 million Afghan refugees have returned to their militancy-plagued country over the past 16 years, a UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) statement said here on Wednesday. The statement was issued to commemorate World Refugee Day which falls on June 20 annually, reports Xinhua news agency. On Tuesday, Afghan Minister for Refugees and…