Pakistan deports 1,634 undocumented Afghan migrants in past 24 hours

A group of Afghan migrants in border near Pakistan. November 2023. File Photo.

Pakistani media reports indicate that on Saturday, December 16, 1,634 undocumented Afghan migrants were deported from Pakistan—a slight decrease compared to the deportation numbers of the past three days.

The repatriation process involved sending the migrants back to Afghanistan through the Spin Boldak and Torkham border crossings.

According to Pakistani media figures, since the initiation of deportations in November, a total of 435,152 undocumented Afghans have been repatriated to Afghanistan.