This briefing is the first in a series of quarterly regional overviews of Missing Migrants Project data published by IOM's Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa in Cairo, Egypt. It highlights trends in migrant deaths and disappearances documented within and from the region between January and March 2021.
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