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Afghan refugees delegation meets UN secretary general in Islamabad

Afghan refugees delegation meets

Afghan refugees delegation meets UN secretary general in Islamabad.

A delegation of Afghan refugees called on UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in Islamabad today.

They discussed matters pertaining to Afghan refugees.

While speaking on the occasion, the UN Chief said Pakistan remains one of the largest refugee-hosting nations in the world.

Afghan refugees delegation meets

Furthermore, UNSG said overall 2.7 million refugees are residing in Pakistan.

Among them 2.4 million registered refugees affected by the Afghan war.

The Secretary General expressed gratitude to people and government of Pakistan over their heartfelt hospitality.

The delegation also comprises of representatives from Afghanistan, Yemen and Tajikstan.

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