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NEWS: Refugees in NZ struggling to send money home
Refugees who have been living in New Zealand for years are struggling to send money back to their families, after banks cut ties with some money transfer operators. The Refugee Council says the law on money transfers is too sweeping and some refugees' families in their home countries are suffering as a result.
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