JOLIE MEETS WITH MYAN­MAR REFUGEES

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Hol­ly­wood su­per­star An­gelina Jolie (above) re­cently met with sev­eral refugees in Myan­mar. The Malef­i­cent star made her first visit to the coun­try, for­merly known as Burma, in her role as a United Na­tions Refugee Agency Spe­cial En­voy, re­ported Peo­ple mag­a­zine. The 40-year-old ar­rived in the coun­try with her 11-year-old son Pax yesterday, and has a busy sched­ule dur­ing her four-day visit.

“I am look­ing for­ward to meet­ing many peo­ple in­clud­ing women’s groups, civil so­ci­ety, dis­placed peo­ple and youth, to learn first­hand from them about their con­cerns and hopes for the fu­ture of their coun­try,” she said. Be­fore ar­riv­ing in Myan­mar, the ac­tor who also has five other chil­dren with hus­band Brad Pitt — stopped off in Cam­bo­dia, the birthplace of her eldest son Mad­dox, 13. While there, she vis­ited two of her char­i­ties

— the Mad­dox Jolie-Pitt Foun­da­tion and the Mad­dox Chivan Chil­dren’s Cen­ter — and started pro­duc­tion on her next di­rec­to­rial ef­fort, an adap­ta­tion of geno­cide sur­vivor Loung Ung’s book ti­tled First They Killed My Fa­ther: A Daugh­ter of Cam­bo­dia.

I’m look­ing for­ward to meet­ing many peo­ple — women’s groups, dis­placed peo­ple and youth

An­gelina Jolie, ac­tor

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