IOM Return of Undocumented Afghans Weekly Situation Report (22—28 October 2017)

Between 22-28 October 2017, 923 Undocumented Afghans either spontaneously returned (870) or were deported (53) from Pakistan, a 12% decrease compared to the previous week, while 18,033 spontaneously returned or were deported from Iran, a 12% increase from the previous week. 88% of returnees from Pakistan (814 individuals) were assisted, while 4% of returnees from Iran (749 individuals) received assistance. The total returns of Undocumented Afghans from Pakistan so far in 2017 stands at 92,300, while total returns from Iran stands at 349,610.