Alarming numbers of children are moving on their own
<div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>90,000</b></span> unaccompanied and separated children <b>weredisplaced internally and across borders in the Horn of Africa</b> in 2015</div>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>170,000</b></span> unaccompanied and separated children <b>applied for asylum in Europe</b> in 2015 and 2016</div>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>100,000</b></span>unaccompanied and separated children <b>were apprehended at the Mexico-U.S. border</b> in 2015 and 2016</div>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>19,000</b></span> unaccompanied and separated children <b>applied for asylum</b> in other countries in 2015</div>
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<div>This map does not reflect a position by UNICEF on the legal status of any country or territory or the delimitation of any frontiers. The dotted line represents approximately the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir agreed upon by India and Pakistan. The final status of Jammu and Kashmir has not yet been agreed upon by the parties. The final boundary between the Sudan and South Sudan has not yet been determined. The final status of the Abyei area has not yet been determined.</div>

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