Refugee Body Concerned Over Rising Displacement in Burkina Faso

The International Organization for Migration says displacement figures continue to grow as violence escalates - particularly in the Sahel Region where nearly one third of over 920,000 internally displaced persons currently live.

IDPs in Burkina Faso (file photo).

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