Burmese refugees http://northernpublicradio.org en Burmese Refugees In Northern Illinois http://northernpublicradio.org/post/burmese-refugees-northern-illinois <p>In recent years, Illinois has seen a gradual increase in refugees from <a href="http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/countries/myanmar-guide/">Myanmar, also known as Burma</a>. As these immigrants try to establish a new life, volunteers in one city are trying to raise public awareness about their&nbsp;growing presence. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Mike Moen 24504 at http://northernpublicradio.org Burmese Refugees In Northern Illinois