Canada Accepts Muslim Refugees

Published: Wednesday, 07/18/2007 12:00 am EDT

Seventy-nine refugees living in camps in Bangladesh will be resettled in Canada later this year, including 73 Rohingya Muslims from Burma and six from Somalia, according to Narinjara News, a service run by a Burmese in exile group. Canada has already accepted 22 refugees from the Bangladeshi camps and was the first country to do so.

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