Mae Chan, Tak, Thailand. 26th Oct, 2016. A Burmese man leaving the Nupo Temporary Shelter refugee camp loads his personal belongings onto a bus before his repatriation. Sixtyfive Burmese refugees living in the Nupo Temporary Shelter refugee camp in Tak Province of Thailand were voluntarily repatriated to Myanmar. About 11,000 people live in the camp. The repatriation was the first large scale repatriation of Myanmar refugees living in Thailand. Government officials on both sides of the Thai/Myanmar border said the repatriation was made possible by recent democratic reforms in Myanmar.
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