Pakistan extends refugee status for Afghans

Published on NewsOK Modified: June 28, 2013 at 7:48 am •  Published: June 28, 2013
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Pakistan has said it will not forcibly evict Afghans. However, revoking their refugee status would encourage people to return to Afghanistan.

Refugee status allows Afghans to get a government ID card that they use for everyday activities like banking or registering for school.