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Persecution:
- Overview:
Changing world
- A refugee's story
- Slideshow:
50 years of refugees
- Slideshow:
Refugee portraits
- Talking point:
UNHCR chief Ruud
Lubbers took your
questions
The Journey
Life in a foreign land
The way ahead
World Service radio series
From the archive: Ben Brown reports on the refugee crisis, April 1999
Persecution: Slideshow: 50 years of refugees
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Kosovo crisis
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UNHCR/LeMoyne
Kosovo crisis
Within days of the start of the Nato air strike in March 1999, some 800,000 refugees fled or were expelled from Kosovo. Like thousands of others, these civilians were expelled on a special "refugee train" and dumped near the border crossing at Blace, Macedonia.
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