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The story of the forgotten people: The Bhutanese Lhotshampas

The Netherlands is one of the countries that takes in refugees from around the world - mostly from places like Somalia or Afghanistan. But these days, another tiny immigrant community has joined the list - the Lhotshampas from Bhutan.

icon for podpress  Bhutanese Lhotshampas: Hemlal and Kamla Rizal tell us their story: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download

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There are more than one and a half billion of us South Asians.

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