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Pakistani refugees fleeing insurgents find new dangers in Afghanistan

Jan 30, 2015    

Tens of thousands of Pakistanis have sought shelter at a sprawling refugee camp in a volatile region of Afghanistan after crossing the mountainous border to escape a military onslaught against insurgents.For decades Afghans have fled into Pakistan to escape war and upheaval, but in recent months the tide has reversed, with some 60,000 Pakistanis more than half of them children taking refuge in the Gulan camp, some 20 kilometers (12 miles) from the border in the restive Khost province."We knew the military operations would last a long time once they started," said Malik Omardin, a t...

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