IOM Return of Undocumented Afghans Weekly Situation Report (15—21 October 2017)

Between 15-21 October 2017, 1,059 Undocumented Afghans spontaneously returned (951) or were deported (108) from Pakistan, a 4% decrease compared to the previous week, while 15,808 spontaneously returned or were deported from Iran, a 19% increase from the previous week. 85% of returnees from Pakistan (1,009 individuals) were assisted, while 6% of returnees from Iran (799 individuals) received assistance. The total returns of Undocumented Afghans from Pakistan so far in 2017 stands at 91,003, while total returns from Iran stands at 317,004.