Closure of UNPOS
The United Nations Political Office for Somalia (UNPOS) completed its Security Council mandate on 3 June 2013. The United Nations continues to provide support to the Somalia Federal Government's peace and reconciliation efforts through the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM), established by Security Council resolution 2101 (2013).
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26 Mar 2010
UNHCR reports that since 1 January 2010, 82,000 people have been displaced countrywide, with the majority resulting from the ongoing conflicts as of 29 January. The major areas of the recent displacement are Belet Weyen, Galgaduud and Mogadishu. UNHCR estimates 25,100, 29,100 and 18,000 people are displaced from those areas, respectively.