Australia says refugees held in Nauru will be resettled soon in Cambodia under new agreement

April 16, 2015 3:02 AM

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CANBERRA, Australia – Refugees rejected by Australia will soon fly from the Pacific atoll of Nauru to be resettled in Cambodia, the Australian government said Thursday.

Australian Broadcasting Corp. reported that a charter flight on Monday will fly the first refugees to be resettled in Phnom Penh under a bilateral agreement signed by Cambodia and Australia last September.

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