If N. Waziristan operation launched: Over 200,000 IDPs to be camped in Bannu

Published on 09 June 2011

Although the military commander of the area has denied any immediate plan to launch an operation against militants in North Waziristan, civil departments and United Nations agencies are preparing for an influx of displaced persons from the area. (..) They said a contingency plan was chalked out after a meeting of Provincial Disaster Management Authority, World Health Organisation, Unicef, World Food Programme, (..) was updated about the situation two days ago.

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