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Somali Refugees in Kenya Fear Forced Repatriation Order

When Bilado Hassan came to the Kenyan town of Dadaab in 1992, the future home of Africa’s largest refugee camp was nothing more than an open expanse of dry, dusty land spotted with a few low-lying scrubby bushes.   “We were brought here, a place with just open land, no trees, no houses and so much wind,” she says.   Hassan fled her home in Mogadishu at the start of Somalia's civil war, which would rumble along for more than 20 years to the present day. “At first I was...

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