Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 03 | 13 – 19 January 2014 [EN/AR]

Highlights

More people are arriving in border states of Sudan fleeing the armed violence in South Sudan, with current estimates closer to 20,000, according to UNHCR

Humanitarian agencies have provided humanitarian assistance to arrivals from South Sudan in South and West Kordofan while verification, pre-positioning and dispatching of relief aid is continuing

Returns to Um Dukhun town and surrounding villages in Central Darfur have reached over 5,000 people since December 2013

UNHCR reports that an estimated 650 Sudanese refugees from South Kordofan arrived in Yida, South Sudan over the past few weeks

Some 1,325 people, primarily from the Dinka tribe, fled from Abu Karinka town to Khor Omer camp in East Darfur due to increased tensions with Ma’aliya tribesmen

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