repatriation


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re·pa·tri·ate

 (rē-pā′trē-āt′)
tr.v. re·pat·ri·at·ed, re·pat·ri·at·ing, re·pat·ri·ates
To restore or return to the country of birth, citizenship, or origin: repatriate war refugees.
n. (-ĭt, -āt′)
One who has been repatriated.

[Late Latin repatriāre, repatriāt-, to return to one's country : Latin re-, re- + Latin patria, native country; see expatriate.]

re·pa′tri·a′tion n.

repatriation

1. The procedure whereby American citizens and their families are officially processed back into the United States subsequent to an evacuation. See also evacuation.
2. The release and return of enemy prisoners of war to their own country in accordance with the 1949 Geneva Convention Relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.repatriation - the act of returning to the country of origin
homecoming, return - a coming to or returning home; "on his return from Australia we gave him a welcoming party"
Translations

repatriation

[riːˌpætrɪˈeɪʃən] Nrepatriación f

repatriation

[ˌriːpætriˈeɪʃən] n
[person] → rapatriement m
[money] → rapatriement m

repatriation

repatriation

[riːˌpætrɪˈeɪʃn] nrimpatrio
References in classic literature ?
He had been twenty-three on leaving New York - he was fifty-six to- day; unless indeed he were to reckon as he had sometimes, since his repatriation, found himself feeling; in which case he would have lived longer than is often allotted to man.
1 / 4 The refugees who spoke to Arab News thought the Myanmar government was insincere about repatriation efforts.
The Philippine Embassy in Tripoli decided to inject humor and fun in reaching out to Filipinos about its repatriation efforts in conflict-stricken Libya by incorporating a widely popular meme that is centered around a red dress-clad teleserye character.
Malaysian Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah on Sunday said they are trying their level best to convince Myanmar and facilitate the Rohingya repatriation process with a hope of having a "proper and comprehensive plan" for repatriation before the year-end.
In the past the governments of these provinces have opposed tooth and nail the extensions in deadlines for the repatriation of millions Afghan nationals.
With the year marking 40 years since the beginning of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan which prompted millions to stream into Pakistan seeking refuge, a minister for state on Thursday urged the world community to help the UNHCR and other stakeholders to help expedite the sluggish pace of voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees from the country.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Shehryar Khan Afridi Thursday urged the world community to help the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and other stakeholders to accelerate the sluggish pace of voluntary repatriation of Afghan Refugees.
According to the UNHCR report issued here on Tuesday, the voluntary repatriation operation had been suspended for the winter period from December 1, 2018 until February 28, this year.
The UNHCR facilitated repatriation from the voluntary repatriation centres at Azakhel, Nowshera in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Baleli, Quetta in Balochistan.
KARACHI -- The repatriation of profits and dividends plunged by 34.42 per cent to $1.05 billion during July-March period of 2018-19, from $1.6bn in corresponding period last year, according to data released by the State Bank of Pakistan on Friday.
Summary: Dhaka [Bangladesh], Apr 19 (ANI): The fourth round of meeting between Bangladesh and Myanmar on Rohingya repatriation will be held on May 3 in Nay Pyi Taw, the Foreign Office of Bangladesh said on Friday.
The repatriation came after the Foreign Affairs department raised the alert level in Libya to Level III, which means voluntary repatriation.