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Annual IDP report shows conflicts uproot millions; six-fold increase in Middle East

The Norwegian Refugee Council’s (NRC) annual report on internal displacement said Thursday that there were 26.4 million people displaced within their own countries at the end of 2011, including 3.5 million forced to flee their homes during the year. The study, prepared by NRC’s Geneva-based Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC),...
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