CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
7,160 NEW IDPs FOLLOWING INCREASE IN VIOLENCE
Widespread violence since 7 October has spurred renewed displacement of some 7,160 people in and around Bangui, according to an IOM report published on 21 October. Much of the displacement originates from Bangui’s 3rd and 5th neighbourhoods, with additional displacement of some 4,300 IDPs in Bimbo.
7 KILLED AND 5,000 DISPLACED FOLLOWING FIGHTING IN THE NORTH