Libya — Displacement Event Tracker (14—27 February 2018)

Published on a bi-weekly basis, the Displacement Event Tracker reports on incidents related to IDPs, returnees and migrants, especially in regards to large population movement updates.

In Bani Waleed, On February 14, a large truck used by smugglers to transport migrants from the As Saddadah (60 km south-east of Bani Waleed) to Tarhuna, was involved in a car accident causing the death of 19 migrants and injuring 49 more migrants. Out of the 180 migrants involved, 138 were Eritreans while the remaining were Somalis and Ethiopians.

In Sebha, On 24th of February, clashes between armed groups resulted in the displacement of 100 Households in El Kahira Muhalla. The families were displaced within the same baladiya and their main needs are NFIs.