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Myanmar Reaches Rohingya Repatriation Agreement With Bangladesh

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Myanmar has agreed to accept the return of 1,500 Rohingyas per week, and says it aims to have all of them back in the country in two years. The minority Muslims fled violence in Myanmar last year and have been living in camps in Bangladesh.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with BBC correspondent Jonathan Head (@pakhead) in Bangkok.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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