Flow Monitoring of Undocumented Afghan Returnees from Pakistan (17—23 September)

Since January 2017, overall, 87,190 returnees have been reported returning through Torkham and Chaman/Spin Boldak. Between 17—23 September, 1,307 returnees were recorded. Main push factors are returning to home and lack of documentation, while the main pull factor was the reunion with family or relatives.

Flow Monitoring of Undocumented Afghan Returnees from Pakistan 30 July — 5 August 2017

905 Undocumented Afghan individuals returned to Afghanistan through the Torkham border crossing whilst 1,048 individuals used the Chaman/Spin Boldak border crossing, bringing the total number of returns this week to 1,953 (323 families). This is an approximate 8.6% increase as compared to last week.

Flow Monitoring of Undocumented Afghan Returnees from Pakistan 16—22 July 2017

846 Undocumented Afghan individuals returned to Afghanistan through the Torkham border crossing whilst 1,117 individuals used the Chaman/Spin Boldak border crossing, bringing the total number of returns this week to 1,963 (315 families). This is an approximate 9% decrease as compared to last week.

Flow Monitoring of Undocumented Afghan Returnees from Pakistan 9—15 July 2017

1,172 Undocumented Afghan individuals returned  to Afghanistan through the Torkham border crossing whilst 982 individuals used the Chaman/Spin Boldak border crossing, bringing the total number of returns this week to 2,154 (337 families).

Flow Monitoring of Undocumented Afghan Returnees from Pakistan 11—17 June 2017

During the reporting period, DTM identified a total of 644 undocumented Afghans who had returned from Pakistan through the Torkham border. DTM has identified 69,912 returnees since January 2017.