IOM Return of Undocumented Afghans Weekly Situation Report (24—30 December 2017)

Between 24 – 30 December 2017, 498 Undocumented Afghans either spontaneously returned (445) or were deported (53) from Pakistan, a 41% decrease compared to the previous week, while 12,703 spontaneously returned or were deported from Iran, a 5% increase from the previous week. 89% of returnees from Pakistan (444 individuals) were assisted, while 5% of returnees from Iran (588 individuals) received assistance. The total returns of Undocumented Afghans from Pakistan in 2017 is 98,104 while total returns from Iran stands at 466,303.