Pakistan remained the world’s top host nation last year, with 1.6 million refugees, mostly from Afghans. It was followed by Iran (868,200) and Germany (589,700).
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Refugee numbers at a 20-year high: UNHCR
WAR DRIVEN:Antonio Guterres said 55.5 percent of those driven from their homes last year came from conflict areas in Afghanistan, Somalia, Iraq, Sudan and Syria
AFP, GENEVA, Switzerland
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