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Senegal Transnational Issues Profile 2017

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Disputes - internationalcross-border trafficking in persons, timber, wildlife, and cannabis; rebels from the Movement of Democratic Forces in the Casamance find refuge in Guinea-Bissau
Illicit drugstransshipment point for Southwest and Southeast Asian heroin and South American cocaine moving to Europe and North America; illicit cultivator of cannabis
Refugees and internally displaced personsrefugees (country of origin): 13,683 (Mauritania) (2016)
IDPs: 24,000 (clashes between government troops and separatists in Casamance region) (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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