Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan – Fighting (DG ECHO, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 19 September 2022)

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  • Media reports allege intense fighting broke out on 16 September between Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan in which at least 94 people were killed in the worst violence the countries have seen in years, the international community called for calm.
  • The Kyrgz Ministry of Emergencies reported that 136,000 people were evacuated from the conflict zone.
  • DG ECHO is following up with partners in both countries.

 

Source: European Commission’s Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations