IOM Return of Undocumented Afghans Weekly Situation Report (10—16 December 2017)

Between 10 – 16 December 2017, 481 Undocumented Afghans either spontaneously returned (446) or were deported (35) from Pakistan, a 5% increase compared to the previous week, while 13,412 spontaneously returned or were deported from Iran, a 32% increase from the previous week. 96% of returnees from Pakistan (461 individuals) were assisted, while 6% of returnees from Iran (812 individuals) received assistance. The total returns of Undocumented Afghans from Pakistan so far in 2017 stands at 97,288, while total returns from Iran stands at 441,466.