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Libyan Arab Jamahiriyah: Unrest Situation Report No. 8


This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by Cairo and New York. It covers the period from 7 March to 8 March. The next report will be issued on or around 9 March.


- UNHCR reports a critical shortage of long-haul flights to transport stranded people at the Libyan borders, particularly to Bangladesh.

- More than 100 physicians of the Arab Medical Union, supported by medical supplies, have been deployed throughout eastern Libya.

- The inter-agency website for the Libya crisis, Humanitarian Response in North Africa, has been launched.

- On 8 March, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, António Guterres, and IOM Director General William Lacy Swing were in Tunisia to meet the Government and visit the border area.


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