IOM Return of Undocumented Afghans Weekly Situation Report (30 July — 5 August 2017)

9,650 undocumented Afghans returned from Iran. Of those, 3,123 are spontaneous returnees, 6,527 are deportees. IOM assisted 342 individuals, or 3.5% of these returnees including 10 special cases, 35 unaccompanied migrant children, 5 unaccompanied elderly, and 12 poor families. This brings the total returns from Iran since 01 January 2017 to 206,318. 1,985 undocumented Afghans spontaneously returned or were deported from Pakistan through the Turkham (Nangarhar) and Spin Boldak (Kandahar) border crossings. Of those, 1,953 were spontaneous returnees and 32 were deported individuals. IOM provided assistance to 96% of those returnees (1,898 individuals), including 1,675 individuals in poor families, 220 individuals in single parent families and 3 special cases. This brings the number of total returns from Pakistan since 01 January 2017 to 79,822.