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Afghanistan conflict: Over 132,000 displaced


Afghanistan conflict: Over 132,000 displaced
More than 132,000 people have been displaced in Afghanistan since the beginning of the year due to conflict and natural disasters, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) has said.

According to a report published on Wednesday, a total of 132,744 people were displaced between Jan. 1 and June 17, with the figure up by over 5,700 people in the last week alone.

Over 445,000 people were displaced due to conflict in the country in 2017.

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