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    In NW Pakistan, Army Offensive Causes Massive Number of Displacedi
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    Ayaz Gul
    July 21, 2014 4:16 PM
    Pakistan’s army offensive in North Waziristan has resulted in the large-scale displacement of the local population. VOA's Ayaz Gul reports from northwest Pakistan where authorities say around 80 percent of the estimated 1 million internally displaced persons [IDPs] have settled in Bannu district, while much of the remaining 20 percent are scattered in nearby cities.

    In NW Pakistan, Army Offensive Causes Massive Number of Displaced

    Ayaz Gul

    Published July 21, 2014

    Pakistan’s army offensive in North Waziristan has resulted in the large-scale displacement of the local population. VOA's Ayaz Gul reports from northwest Pakistan where authorities say around 80 percent of the estimated 1 million internally displaced persons [IDPs] have settled in Bannu district, while much of the remaining 20 percent are scattered in nearby cities.


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