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Somalia Situation: Population of Concern to UNHCR as of 31 August 2019

As of August 2019, Somalia was host to35,321 registered refugees and asylum seekers, mainly from Ethiopia and Yemen.

Over 90,000 Somali refugees have voluntarily returned to Somalia since December 2014 with UNHCR assistance from different countries of asylum including Kenya,Yemen, Djibouti, Libya, Tunisia and Eritrea. In addition, some 38,000 Somalis were monitored as arriving from Yemen since March 2015.

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees