Yemen: Conflict and new displacement in Amran Situation Report No.1 as of 6 February 2014

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 06 Feb 2014


  • Violent conflict has left thousands of people displaced in Amran Governorate.

  • An estimated 42,350 people have been displaced within the governorate since October 2013.

  • A total of 81,857 people are displaced out of 452,662 living in conflict-affected areas of Amran Governorate

  • Aid organizations have assisted 7,100 newly displaced people so far; the majority within Amran city.

  • Protection of civilians, in particular women and children, is of great concern.

  • Insecurity prevents humanitarian response outside Amran city.

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