TITLE

Catch-22 for Exiles

AUTHOR(S)
Trammel, Madison
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Christianity Today;May2006, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the status of 9,500 Burmese refugees whose resettlement to the U.S. was postponed indefinitely, as of May 2006. The refugees are members of a Christian minority in Burma who are suspected of providing material support to a rebel army, the Karen National Union. For more than 40 years, this army has been fighting Burma's Buddhist-friendly military regime, which, according to Operation World, is seeking to marginalize or even eliminate Christianity.
ACCESSION #
20659096

 

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