Afghanistan — Return of Undocumented Afghans Weekly Situation Report (9—15 December 2018)

Contact
DTM Afghanistan, DTMKabul@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Afghanistan
Period Covered
Dec 09 2018 -
Dec 15 2018
Activity
  • Flow Monitoring

Summary

A total of 10,874 undocumented Afghans spontaneously returned or were deported from Iran through the Milak (Nimroz) and Herat (Islam Qala) border crossings between 09 - 15 Dec 2018, 20% less than in the previous week (13,644). This brings the total number of undocumented returnees from Iran since 01 January 2018 to 746,151.

IOM provided post-arrival humanitarian assistance to 710 (7%) undocumented Afghans deported from Iran at its Transit Centers in Nimroz and Herat, including 108 Unaccompanied Migrant Children (UMC), 111 Medical Cases (MC), 13 members of Single Parent Families (SP), 8 Physically Disabled (PD), 113 Special Cases (SC), 24 Unaccompanied Elderly (UE), 8 Drug Addicted (DA) and 2 Chronically Ill (CI).

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