Bangladeshi refugees

Men from <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO00000148" title="Bangladesh" href="/topic/international/bangladesh-PLGEO00000148.topic">Bangladesh</a> wait patiently for information about their repatriation at a <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORCUL000009" title="United Nations" href="/topic/crime-law-justice/united-nations-ORCUL000009.topic">United Nations</a> displacement camp in Ras Jdir, <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO00000081" title="Tunisia" href="/topic/international/tunisia-PLGEO00000081.topic">Tunisia</a>. Tens of thousands of guest workers from Egypt, Tunisia, Bangladesh, Sudan and other countries are fleeing to the Tunisian border to escape the fighting in and around the Libyan capital of Tripoli. Men, women and children have descended on Tunisia, creating a humanitarian crisis in the country which itself has only recently toppled its former president in an uprising.
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( Dan Kitwood, Getty Images / March 11, 2011 )

Men from Bangladesh wait patiently for information about their repatriation at a United Nations displacement camp in Ras Jdir, Tunisia. Tens of thousands of guest workers from Egypt, Tunisia, Bangladesh, Sudan and other countries are fleeing to the Tunisian border to escape the fighting in and around the Libyan capital of Tripoli. Men, women and children have descended on Tunisia, creating a humanitarian crisis in the country which itself has only recently toppled its former president in an uprising.

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