Iran (Islamic Republic of)
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ZAHEDAN (IRGC), Aug. 15 (IRCS) _ Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has launched a humanitarian campaign under the title of “Water Offering” to offer services to the deprived people of the southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan. Over 50,000 in-kind contributions have been provided to the needy by benefactors.
This campaign is mounted in three sections, including, “health”, “providing clean water”, and “livelihoods services”. For this purpose, Iranian Red Crescent dispatched 19 health caravans from different provinces to Sistan and Baluchestan.
Key issues in the past week:
- In Ghazni City, an estimated 270,000 residents are caught in a city that has turned into a battlefield.
- The drought has led to further displacement in Badghis, Farah and Ghor provinces.
- Humanitarian agencies provided assistance to 17,000 people in need in the past week.
3,660 New IDPs reported in the past week
175,850 Total verified IDPs in 2018
17,000 People assisted in the past week
Countrywide conflict displacement
486,796 total returns from Iran and Pakistan since 01 Jan 2018
465,352 total returns from Iran since 01 Jan 2018
21,444 total returns from Pakistan since 01 Jan 2018
23,008 undocumented Afghans returned from Iran
631 undocumented Afghans returned from Pakistan
2% of returnees from Iran (565 individuals) assisted
93% of returnees from Pakistan (585 individuals) assisted
During last week (05 – 11 August 2018), 409 Afghan refugees returned to Afghanistan (334 from Pakistan, 74 from Iran and 1 from other countries)
11,040 Afghan refugees returned to Afghanistan in 2018, out of which 9,968 from Pakistan, 964 from Iran and 108 from other countries (as of 04 August 2018)
This is 75% less compared to the same period in 2017, when 44,992 Afghan refugees returned to Afghanistan
UNHCR Serbia and partners under its programme continued to observe new arrivals in 2018: both irregular movements through green borders as well as by air to Belgrade airport. Below charts show the arrival trend from the beginning of 2017 through April 2018 by country of transit and by nationality.
Geneva – IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reports that 60,309 migrants and refugees have entered Europe by sea in 2018 through 8 August. Arrivals to Spain during the month’s first eight days are at least five times those to either Italy or Greece, until this year both much more popular destinations for irregular migrants than Spain traditionally has been. This year’s totals through the first week of August are compared with 117,988 at this time last year and 263,436 at this time in 2016
Overview of Migrant Situation in Turkey
According to the latest available figures from the Turkish Directorate General for Migration Management (DGMM) currently there are more than 3.9 million foreign nationals present in Turkish territory seeking international protection.
- 3,610 new refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants were counted in Serbia on 05 August (compared to 3,529 two weeks ago), of which 3,071 (i.e 85%) were accommodated in 18 governmental centres. Over 530 were observed outside the centres: 250 in Belgrade City, another 240 camping close to borders with Croatia or Hungary but only 45 in Loznica, close to the border with Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Trends and Key Figures
Key issues in the past week:
Drought forced approximately 14,000 people from their homes to the cities of Kunduz and Qala-eNaw, according to initial reports.
Humanitarian agencies provided assistance to 90,000 people in need in the past week.
In Jalalabad, aid workers and civilians were killed in two separate attacks within the past week.
Countrywide conflict displacement
Colombia-Fuertes Lluvias 3/8/18
Las fuertes lluvias han estado afectando varias áreas del sureste de Colombia lo que ha provocado el desbordamiento de los ríos.
Según los medios locales, más de 9.500 familias se han visto afectadas por las inundaciones en los departamentos de Guainia y Vichada.
Durante las próximas 48 horas lluvias más fuertes con tormentas localizadas pueden continuar afectando las áreas ya afectadas
Venezuela- Fuertes Lluvias-3/8/18
463,157 total returns from Iran and Pakistan since 01 Jan 2018
442,344 total returns from Iran since 01 Jan 2018
20,813 total returns from Pakistan since 01 Jan 2018
19,513 undocumented Afghans returned from Iran
954 undocumented Afghans returned from Pakistan
5% of returnees from Iran (889 individuals) assisted
89% of returnees from Pakistan (853 individuals) assisted
Total (observed) arrivals – July: 1, 984
Total (observed) arrivals - June: 1, 998
Total (observed) arrivals of unaccompanied/separated children - July: 156
Total (observed) arrivals of unaccompanied/separated children - June: 96
Total occupancy of government centres – end July: 3,150
Total occupancy of government centres - end June: 2,700
Total presence of refugees/migrants/asylum-seekers – end July: 3,600
Total presence of refugees/migrants/asylum-seekers – end June: 3,000
Mojtaba, a refugee from Afghanistan, was forced to flee his country almost a year ago with his mother and sister. Today they live in Crete in an apartment provided through the ESTIA programme, which is implemented by UNHCR in cooperation with the local authorities. In the first seven months of 2018, almost 900 refugees and asylum-seekers have found safety and a home on Crete.
During last week (29 July – 04 August 2018), 575 Afghan refugees returned to Afghanistan (490 from Pakistan, 80 from Iran and 5 from other countries)
10,631 Afghan refugees returned to Afghanistan in 2018, out of which 9,634 from Pakistan, 890 from Iran and 107 from other countries (as of 04 August 2018)
This is 75% less compared to the same period in 2017, when 43,208 Afghan refugees returned to Afghanistan
ZAHEDAN, Aug 5, (IRCS) _ Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) dispatched 19 health caravans to cities of the southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan which are affected by drought and serious shortage of water.
The caravans consist of volunteer specialized doctors of orthopedics, cardiology, neurology, obstetrics, ophthalmology, dentistry, and surgery who render free health and treatment services to deprived people for one week.
RÉGION OCCIDENTALE: CALME
SITUATION. Des ailés isolés étaient présents dans le centre et l’est de l’Algérie.
PRÉVISIONS. Une reproduction à petite échelle aura lieu dans le Sahel septentrional de la Mauritanie, du Mali, du Niger, du Tchad et le sud de l’Algérie, et des larves en faibles effectifs apparaîtront. On ne s’attend à aucun développement signifi catif.
RÉGION CENTRALE: CALME
SITUATION. Des ailés isolés étaient présents à l’intérieur du Soudan.