50% Increase in Gulf of Aden Crossings (News, Stats)

The UNHCR estimates that over 50,000 migrants in approximately 994 boats have crossed the Gulf of Aden from Somalia to Yemen so far this year.  UNHCR says there has been a 50% increase in crossings compared with the same period last year.  September and October are usually the busiest months due to favourable sea conditions.

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