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07 May 2018 description

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DTM flow monitoring data compiled from national authorities and IOM offices show that the number of arrivals through Mediterranean routes between January and March 2018 is half the number of arrivals in the same period in 2017. In the first quarter of 2018 a total of 1,956 migrants and asylum seekers arrived in Europe using different land and sea routes, in comparison to 34,531 registered in the first quarter of 2017. As previously reported, the decrease is mainly due to the drop in arrivals in Italy.

04 May 2018 description

Athens – Today (04/05) IOM, the UN Migration Agency, reported that more than 10,000 migrants returned voluntarily and safely to their home countries from Greece between June 2016 and April 2018, with nearly 2,500 eligible migrants receiving targeted reintegration support.

IOM assisted with a total 10,576 voluntary returns to 84 countries and territories over the 20-month period, through an EU and Greece-funded Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR) programme.

25 Apr 2018 description

In the period between 8—14 April 2018, 470 Undocumented Afghan individuals returned to Afghanistan through the Chaman/Spin Boldak border crossing whilst 491 individuals used the Torkham border crossing, bringing the total number of returns this week to 961 (182 families). The total number of Undocumented Afghans that returned spontaneously to Afghanistan since 1st January 2018 through Torkham and Chaman now stands at 8,278 (excluding deportations). Out of the total number of returns during the present reporting period, 46% returnees were male whereas 54% were female.

23 Apr 2018 description

DURING THE REPORTING PERIOD:

484 STRANDED MIGRANTS RETURNED HOME VIA CHARTERED FLIGHTS

102 STRANDED MIGRANTS RETURNED HOME VIA COMMERCIAL FLIGHTS

07 Apr 2018 description

In the period between 1—7 April 2018, 541 Undocumented Afghan individuals returned to Afghanistan through the Chaman/Spin Boldak border crossing whilst 436 individuals used the Torkham border crossing, bringing the total number of returns this week to 977 (192 families). This representes an approximate 3% increase in the total number of returns as compared to last week. The total number of Undocumented Afghans that returned spontaneously to Afghanistan since 1st January 2018 through Torkham and Chaman now stands at 7,317 (excluding deportations).

04 Apr 2018 description

In the period between 18—24 March 2018, 354 Undocumented Afghan individuals returned to Afghanistan through the Chaman/Spin Boldak border crossing whilst 347 individuals used the Torkham border crossing, bringing the total number of returns this week to 701 (138 families). The total number of Undocumented Afghans that returned spontaneously to Afghanistan since 1st January 2018 through Torkham and Chaman now stands at 5,385 (excluding deportations). Out of the total number of returns during the present reporting period, 48% returnees were male whereas 52% were female.

03 Apr 2018 description

12,736 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE IN 2018 10,566 ARRIVALS BY SEA IN 2018 2,170 ARRIVALS BY LAND IN 2017 20,200 ARRIVALS TO EUROPE BY THE END OF FEBRUARY 2017

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