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17|01|2017
Nigeria

Four people killed, 15 wounded in a suicide attack by a teenage girl suspected to be linked to Boko Haram at a university mosque in Borno State on 16 January. Police earlier shot a 12yo girl trying to enter the university. The IED strapped to her body exploded, killing her instantly. These incidents come two days after suicide bombers killed at least six people and injured 14 in a crowded market in the northeastern town of Madagali. 

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The Gambia

Thousands of people, the majority children, have fled from Gambia to Casamance in Senegal since the beginning of 2017, due to fear of clashes over the presidential elections. Incumbent president, Yahya Jammeh, refuses to cede power to President-elect Adama Barrow.

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Syria

5.5 million people are still affected by water cuts in Damascus area in Syria. Efforts to repair the damaged water pumping station in Wadi Barada have been slowed down by clashes in the area despite a deal between government and opposition armed groups in the area.

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Severe humanitarian crisis

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Countries Latest update
Afghanistan 17/01
CAR 20/01
DRC 17/01
Eritrea 17/01
Iraq 17/01
Lesotho 21/01
Libya 17/01
Nigeria 18/01
Somalia 21/01
South Sudan 20/01
Sudan 17/01
Syria 18/01
Yemen 18/01

Humanitarian crisis

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Countries Latest update
Angola 20/01
Burundi 20/01
Cameroon 20/01
Chad 11/01
Colombia 18/01
DPRK 20/01
Ethiopia 20/01
Haiti 20/01
Jordan 20/01
Lebanon 20/01
Malawi 19/01
Mali 19/01
Mozambique 19/01
Niger 20/01
Pakistan 20/01
Palestine 18/01
Swaziland 19/01
Ukraine 20/01
Zimbabwe 20/01

Situation of concern

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Countries Latest update
Djibouti 18/01
Guatemala 21/01
Kenya 21/01
Madagascar 20/01
Mauritania 19/01
Myanmar 20/01
Namibia 20/01
Papua New Guinea 20/01
Senegal 20/01
The Gambia 18/01
Turkey 20/01
Uganda 20/01

No Severity

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Countries Latest update
Bangladesh 21/01
Benin 14/04
Bolivia 11/08
Bosnia and Herzegovina 04/04
Brazil 18/04
Burkina Faso 18/04
Cambodia 03/05
China 23/12
Côte d'Ivoire 05/07
Croatia 04/04
Ecuador 21/01
Egypt 18/04
El Salvador 20/12
Fiji 05/07
Greece 04/04
Guinea 18/04
India 04/04
Indonesia 11/04
Liberia 04/04
Mongolia 04/04
Nepal 08/11
Nicaragua 04/04
Philippines 11/04
Rwanda 11/04
Serbia 04/04
Sierra Leone 17/05
Slovenia 18/04
Sri Lanka 19/05
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 28/04
Timor-Leste 18/04
Vanuatu 22/04
Venezuela 01/12

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Europe

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Severity Countries Latest update
No Severity
Bosnia and Herzegovina 04/04
No Severity
Croatia 04/04
No Severity
Greece 04/04
No Severity
Serbia 04/04
No Severity
Slovenia 18/04
No Severity
the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 28/04
Situation of concern
Turkey 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Ukraine 20/01

Africa

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Severity Countries Latest update
Humanitarian crisis
Angola 20/01
No Severity
Benin 14/04
No Severity
Burkina Faso 18/04
Humanitarian crisis
Burundi 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Cameroon 20/01
Severe humanitarian crisis
CAR 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Chad 11/01
No Severity
Côte d'Ivoire 05/07
Situation of concern
Djibouti 18/01
Severe humanitarian crisis
DRC 17/01
No Severity
Egypt 18/04
Severe humanitarian crisis
Eritrea 17/01
Humanitarian crisis
Ethiopia 20/01
No Severity
Guinea 18/04
Situation of concern
Kenya 21/01
Severe humanitarian crisis
Lesotho 21/01
No Severity
Liberia 04/04
Severe humanitarian crisis
Libya 17/01
Situation of concern
Madagascar 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Malawi 19/01
Humanitarian crisis
Mali 19/01
Situation of concern
Mauritania 19/01
Humanitarian crisis
Mozambique 19/01
Situation of concern
Namibia 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Niger 20/01
Severe humanitarian crisis
Nigeria 18/01
No Severity
Rwanda 11/04
Situation of concern
Senegal 20/01
No Severity
Sierra Leone 17/05
Severe humanitarian crisis
Somalia 21/01
Severe humanitarian crisis
South Sudan 20/01
Severe humanitarian crisis
Sudan 17/01
Humanitarian crisis
Swaziland 19/01
Situation of concern
The Gambia 18/01
Situation of concern
Uganda 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Zimbabwe 20/01

Asia

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Severity Countries Latest update
Severe humanitarian crisis
Afghanistan 17/01
No Severity
Bangladesh 21/01
No Severity
Cambodia 03/05
No Severity
China 23/12
Humanitarian crisis
DPRK 20/01
No Severity
India 04/04
No Severity
Indonesia 11/04
Severe humanitarian crisis
Iraq 17/01
Humanitarian crisis
Jordan 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Lebanon 20/01
No Severity
Mongolia 04/04
Situation of concern
Myanmar 20/01
No Severity
Nepal 08/11
Humanitarian crisis
Pakistan 20/01
Humanitarian crisis
Palestine 18/01
No Severity
Philippines 11/04
No Severity
Sri Lanka 19/05
Severe humanitarian crisis
Syria 18/01
No Severity
Timor-Leste 18/04
Severe humanitarian crisis
Yemen 18/01

Americas

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Severity Countries Latest update
No Severity
Bolivia 11/08
No Severity
Brazil 18/04
Humanitarian crisis
Colombia 18/01
No Severity
Ecuador 21/01
No Severity
El Salvador 20/12
Situation of concern
Guatemala 21/01
Humanitarian crisis
Haiti 20/01
No Severity
Nicaragua 04/04
No Severity
Venezuela 01/12

Oceania

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Severity Countries Latest update
No Severity
Fiji 05/07
Situation of concern
Papua New Guinea 20/01
No Severity
Vanuatu 22/04

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