On January 8, 2018, a sudden night attack, Somaliland took control of Tukaraq village and then tensions between Puntland and Somaliland have escalated. This confrontation has displaced 80% of Tukaraq population and they displaced to Boocame, Dhuumod Jabay, Kurso Dabaley, Taleex, Faleydhyaale, Godqaboobe and Buuro-wadal which are not far from Tukaraq. 40% of these displaced people were drought affected who have been in dire humanitarian situation.
Tukaraq is a town in the East of the Sool region and is located on the road between Laascaano and Garowe with coordinate of 8° 40′ 59″ N 47° 11′ 40″ E and it has a custom. The population in Tukaraq is estimated 1,800.
Ministry of Interior (MOI) of Puntland sent a team to the areas hosting the displaced people from Tukaraq to assess their humanitarian needs and the below are the key findings of the assessment.
Click this blue link to download the report: The findings of quick needs assess on new IDPsTukaraq_DRAFT_2018