Somalia Situation Update issue 1 - Clashes in Kismayo, Lower Juba | 14 June 2013

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 14 Jun 2013

Key issues:

  • Civilian casualties and temporary displacement have been reported following armed clashes between political rivals in Kismayo in southern Somalia.

  • Humanitarian activities continue in Kismayo after a temporary halt due to the heavy fighting.

  • The fluid security situation in Kismayo continues to hamper humanitarian programming and movement of aid workers.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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