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Stories for December 2, 2007

Myanmar Refugee Finds Life in San Diego a Struggle

Dec. 2
By Alison St John and KPBS Public Broadcasting
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More than 300 refugees from Myanmar have arrived in San Diego this year, fleeing from an oppressive regime. Many of them are families who were forced to leave the country decades ago and live in refugee camps on the border of Thailand. KPBS reporter Alison St John visited a young Myanmar mother who is now struggling to find her feet in San Diego.