Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 25 | 16 - 22 June 2014 [EN/AR]

HIGHLIGHTS

•Fighting has erupted in the states of Central, South and West Darfur leading to insecurity, civilian deaths, and internal displacement.

•Some 42,200 newly displaced people have been verified in Zamzam IDP camp, some 360 in Kassab IDP camp, and some 12,000 in IDP camps in the Tawilla area, according to IOM.

•On 18 June, armed men abducted 16 Sudanese humanitarian aid workers in three separate incidents in Kutum locality, North Darfur.

•As of 18 June, an estimated 85,700 South Sudanese refugees have sought refuge in Sudan since conflict erupted in South Sudan on 15 December 2013

FIGURES

IDPs in Darfur – in 2013 2 million in 2014 (to date) - 373,000

Refugees in Sudan (UNHCR) 157,000

Sudanese refugees in Chad (UNHCR) 353,000

Sudanese refugees in South Sudan & Ethiopia (UNHCR) 243,500

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