Over 500,000 Immigrants Returned to Afghanistan in 1398 FY: Balkhi

Sayed Hussain Alemi Balkhi, the minister for the refugees and repatriation (MoRR) said Sunday at the “state accountability program to the nation” that in 1398 (lunar year) over 500,000 Afghan immigrants have returned to the country.

During the FY 1398, the MoRR provided humanitarian assistance for 116657 families which are addressing the needs and other problems of these displaced families.

“According to the National policy of displaced, opportunities of integration for 63349 internal displaced families were established into their own villages,” said Mr Balkhi. “7219 families were relocating from the Ministry’s discretionary budget and 56070 families have returned to their original locations spontaneously,” he added.

8 / March 2020