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Sudan + 1 other
ACAPS

Up to 200,000 IDPs, refugees will be hit by Sudan flooding, predicts ACAPS

Floods during the rainy season from June-October will affect about 200,000 people, mostly in southern Sudan. Particularly vulnerable are 2.3 million IDPs and about 400,000 South Sudanese.

WFP

Number of Somalis needing help has risen to 6.7 million

The food security and nutrition situation in Somalia continues to deteriorate, despite the onset of the Gu rains, and an elevated risk of famine in 2017 persists.

OCHA + 1 other

UN calls for urgent funding to stem cholera outbreak

In the last three weeks, authorities have reported over 35,500 suspected cholera cases, a third of whom are children, and 361 associated deaths in 19 of 22 governorates.

DR Congo + 1 other
Thomson Reuters Foundation

DRC Ebola outbreak threatens CAR after violence forces thousands across border

Attacks by Christian militias in CAR's border town of Bangassou have driven about 2,750 people into Bas-Uele, raising the risk that the Ebola outbreak could spread across the border, a WHO representative said.

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