Partners began distributions when IDPs arrived in Amran during April, but subsequently had to cease activities due to lack of supplies. Transportation challenges are considerable due to insecurity.
A group of migrants recently rescued by Myanmar will be deported to Bangladesh. Ban Ki-moon called on regional nations to prioritise saving the lives of those still stranded at sea.
Since early April, nearly 100,000 Burundians have fled. As the situation remains tense and violence continues, aid agencies fear that the number of refugees may double over the next six months.