“A refugee is someone who has been forced to flee his or her country because of persecution, war or violence” (UNHCR).
Indonesia hosts approximately 14,000 refugees from about 49 different countries as of December 2017, with roughly half originating from Afghanistan.
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For more information about what the UNHCR does in Indonesia, please visit their website: https://www.unhcr.org/id/en/unhcr-in-indonesia
Persecuted and on the run:
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