MIL OSI Translation. Region: France and French Territories –
Source: United Nations – in French
Headline: UNHCR welcomes Kenya’s decision to grant citizenship to 3,000 stateless Zimbabweans and Rwandans
On the occasion of its Independence Day (57th Jamhuri Day), Kenya took an exceptional step in granting citizenship to 1,670 stateless Zimbabweans from the Shona community who came to Kenya as missionaries. In addition, under the new law, more than 1,300 stateless persons of Rwandan origin are also eligible for Kenyan citizenship.
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