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Afghanistan: Snapshot of Population Movements (as of 15 May 2018)

Situation Overview:

One of the main drivers of humanitarian needs in Afghanistan in 2018 was displacement due to conflict with more 130,000 people forced from their homes due to fighting. Many of these
people remain in displacement across the country, as conflict prevents them from returning to their areas of origin.
Almost 19,500 Afghan citizens returned from Pakistan to Afghanistan in 2018. While the number of returnees is less than the same period last year, a larger influx from Pakistan is expected
in the second half of the year.

Webspace(s): 
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
15 May 2018
Map/Infographic Type: 
Humanitarian Snapshot
Location(s): 
Afghanistan
Theme(s): 
Information Management
Internally Displaced People (IDPs)
Refugees and Returnees
Coordination hub(s): 
National Level Coordination