More than 12 thousand Afghan refugees return back from Iran and Pakistan

from Government of Afghanistan
Published on 24 Jul 2017 View Original

12222 Afghan refugees which lived in Pakistan and Iran they forcibly and voluntarily last week returned back to the country, these afghan refugees from 15 to 21 July 2017 through the border of puli Abreshom, Islam Qala, Aspin Boldak, and Turkham returned to the country. Among of them were documented and undocumented people. Base on statistic of DoRR of the borders in mentioned period 9870 afghan refugees through puli Abreshom nemroz province 2091 from Nangarhar province Turkham border, 223 through the Aspin Boldak Qandahar province and 38 people through Islam Qala Herat province.

This number indicates that Islam Qala border Herat province, Aspin boldak border of Qandahar province has some problems which were host of the less returnees.

200 USD cash assisted to every documented returnees by UNHCR and 25 -30 USD cash assisted to every undocumented returnee by IOM