Humanitarian Bulletin Sudan Issue 40 | 30 September – 06 October 2013 [EN/AR]

Highlights

• HAC announced that the polio vaccination campaign for children under five in Blue Nile and South Kordofan states will commence on 5 November.

• Sudan and South Sudan have agreed to re-open five border crossings between the two countries.

• Some 5,000 people fled Khamsat and Sharqal Muluk villages in East Darfur’s Abu Jabra locality due to clashes between the Rizeigat and Ma’aliya tribesmen.

• WES is conducting daily chlorination of water yards in 12 towns in South Kordofan providing some 127,000 people with access to safe water.

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