Hundreds continue to arrive in Kosovo from FYR of Macedonia UNHCR

Millicent Mutuli, spokeswoman for the Geneva-based UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), said that on Thursday alone some 1,400 refugees had entered Kosovo from Blace and the Jazince border crossing, following clashes at the village of Radusha.More than 50,300 refugees had arrived in Kosovo and another 5,000 into southern Serbia since fighting intensified this year in the FYR of Macedonia, the spokeswoman said. The flow of refugees had slowed last week, but had picked up again this week amid fears of a ceasefire breakdown and reports of fighting near the capital, Skopje.

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