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Weekly Situation Overview: European Migration Crisis, Western Balkans, 25-31 January 2016

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This document summarises key findings from data collected between 25-31 January 2016, drawing on primary data from group interviews with migrants* and analysis of mainstream and social media. During the fourth week of January, REACH assessment teams conducted interviews in Presevo, Belgrade and Dimitriovgrad, Serbia. The teams interviewed 51 groups (421 individuals) representing 18 groups from Afghanistan (173 individuals), 15 groups from Syria (87 individuals), 12 groups from Iraq (98 individuals), 3 groups from Pakistan (24 individuals) and 8 groups from other countries representing 39 individuals. Three groups were comprised of Iraqis, Syrians and Afghanis travelling together.