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Leaving years of exile in a refugee camp in Kenya
behind them, Sudanese refugees travel through
the dramatic scenery of South Sudan on the first
convoy of UNHCR’s organised repatriation which
officially started on Saturday
.

“This is a joyous day, the day we welcome refugees home from exile after decades of war,” a representative of the government of South Sudan said at a ceremony on Saturday in Nadapal, just inside South Sudan on the Kenyan border, where local residents waved paper flags of what they call “New Sudan” to welcome their kinfolk home.” [Read more]

See also: South Sudan Repatriation Outlook

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