In this Jan. 27, 2018, file photo, Rohingya refugees wait in a queue to receive relief material at the Balukhali refugee camp near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup, File)
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The U.N. inked a deal with Myanmar on Wednesday that would grant the organization access to the epicenter of the Rohingya crisis, but provided few details on how the agreement would jumpstart stalled repatriation plans.The U.N. said few concrete details were decided in the newly-signed "framework" agreement that took months to draft.Giuseppe De Vincentiis, the Myanmar representative for the U.N. refugee agency, said they hope to start "as soon as possible," adding that the initial assessment phase would be completed in the coming months.Ostby confirmed that new U.N. envoy for Myanmar Christine Schraner Burgener would visit the country "very soon" for talks on the refugee crisis.
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