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Afghanistan Weekly Field Report | 13 - 19 August 2018

Afghanistan Weekly Field Report | 13 - 19 August 2018

Key issues in the past week:

  • Fighting in Ghazni City has ended and humanitarian assistance is reaching residents.
  • The number of people displaced by drought in the Western Region has surpassed 100,000.
  • Humanitarian agencies provided assistance to more than 61,000 people in need.

Key numbers in the past week: 

  • 2,150 new IDPs reported in the past week
  • 178,000 total verified IDPs in 2018
  • 61,000 people assisted in the past week

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Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
20 Aug 2018
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Afghanistan