Myanmar Crisis Relief Fund

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Myanmar Crisis Relief Fund

International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau announces the creation of the Myanmar Crisis Relief Fund at a news conference in Ottawa on October 31, 2017. The fund is intended to assist Rohingya refugees who have fled to Bangladesh to escape persecution. The minister is accompanied by representatives from several humanitarian organizations, including Pat Laberge (Canadian Red Cross) and Zaid al-Rawni (Islamic Relief Canada). (no interpretation)