OCHA Somalia – Humanitarian Access, May 2012

MAIN ISSUES DURING THE REPORTING PERIOD

Overall, the security situation in Somalia continues to be tense. There were several reports of Al-Shabaab attacks in Mogadishu. Somaliland and Puntland experienced relative stability.

There were several reports of displacement of populations following the military activities by pro-TFG forces in south central Somalia. In Afgoye alone, 18,000 individuals reportedly fled to Mogadishu.

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