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humanitarian agencies are pushed to their limits; as many as 320,000 additional




(baghdad, 19 march 2017): “the humanitarian operation in western mosul is far larger and far more complex than in the east” said lise grande, the humanitarian coordinator for iraq. “the main difference is that tens of thousands of families stayed in their homes in the east---in the west, tens ...



humanitarian agencies are pushed to their limits; as many as 320,000 additional




(baghdad, 19 march 2017): “the humanitarian operation in western mosul is far larger and far more complex than in the east” said lise grande, the humanitarian coordinator for iraq. “the main difference is that tens of thousands of families stayed in their homes in the east---in the west, tens ...



relief operations in western mosul reaching ‘breaking point’ as civilians flee h




16 march 2017 – the united nations and its humanitarian partners in iraq are scrambling to get emergency sites ready amidst a mass exodus from west mosul, with nearly 700,000 civilians still living in the city where iraqi forces are fighting the islamic state of iraq and the levant (isil/da’esh)...



iraq: mosul humanitarian response situation report no. 22 (20 february - 26 febr




highlights• since military operations in western mosul began on 19 february, approximately 8,000 people have fled from western mosul and its surrounding villages to locations south of mosul city. people arriving at these locations are often exhausted and dehydrated. emergency kits of food and wate...



iraq: mosul humanitarian response situation report no. 22 (20 february - 26 febr




highlights• since military operations in western mosul began on 19 february, approximately 8,000 people have fled from western mosul and its surrounding villages to locations south of mosul city.people arriving at these locations are often exhausted and dehydrated.emergency kits of food and water ...



presstv-un chief in iraq to review humanitarian situation




un secretary general antonio guterres is in the iraqi capital, baghdad, to examine the humanitarian situation amid the country’s intense campaign to purge daesh takfiri terrorists from the strategic city of mosul.“just arrived in iraq to focus on the dire humanitarian situation on the ground. pr...



iraq to receive additional €42.5 million in eu humanitarian assistance - iraq




the european commission is scaling up its response to the humanitarian crisis in iraq with a new aid package in 2017 worth €42.5 million. the funding was announced today by the commissioner for humanitarian aid and crisis management christos stylianides who is concluding his fifth visit to the cou...



mosul humanitarian crisis, 2 march 2017 - iraq




in numbers191,800 people are currently displaced85% of displaced people are in emergency camps10,800 family plots are available now to shelter displaced people in emergency camps2,300m³ of water delivered by humanitarian partners every day in eastern mosul to supplement municipal supplies1,776 peop...



thousands flee iraq's mosul overnight, as fighting rages on




thousands of civilians fled mosul overnight as iraqi forces advanced north of a sprawling military base near the city's airport today.iraq's special forces pushed into the wadi hajar district in western mosul and retook the area from the islamic state group today, according to brig. general yahya ra...



presstv-iraqi forces evacuate civilians from western mosul




altaf ahmadpress tv, mosul iraqi forces are pushing ahead with an offensive aimed at liberating mosul's western flank. they have liberated districts and established humanitarian corridors for civilians caught in the fighting. press tv's camera has documented the evacuation of thousands of iraqi idp...



urgent needs for iraqis displaced from mosul inside iraq and into northern syria




usd 37 million required for the next 6 weekskey figures215,142iraqis currently internally displaced from mosul and surrounding areas since military operations to retake the city began on 17 october 201614,486iraqis received in al-hol camp in al-hasskeh governorate in syria since the start of mosul o...



presstv-iraq probes fatal us-led strikes in western mosul




iraqi officials have launched an investigation into two airstrikes by the us-led coalition purportedly fighting the takfiri daesh terrorist group that claimed the lives of more than 200 people in the country’s northern city of mosul last week.brigadier-general yahya rasool, the spokesman for the ...



presstv-200,000 iraqis displaced amid mosul battle: ngo




a high-profile ngo says more than 200,000 civilians have been displaced since the onset of the operation to liberate the northern iraqi city of mosul from takfiri daesh terrorists.in a report released sunday, the geneva-based international organization for migration (iom) said the total number of th...



presstv-un stunned by casualties in us-led raids in mosul




the united nations has expressed deep concerns over reports that more than 200 people lost their lives in two airstrikes by the us-led coalition purportedly fighting the takfiri daesh terrorist group in the northern iraqi city of mosul earlier this week.“the united nations is profoundly concerned...



presstv-150k flee amid battles to liberate west mosul




iraq says more than 150,000 people have fled fighting in and around the western side of mosul since security forces launched an operation to retake the area from daesh terrorists.according to iraq’s ministry of migration and displaced, civilians continue to leave mosul’s western side as armed fo...



un secretary-general visits iraq amid - dire humanitarian situation' - warringto




united nations secretary-general antonio guterres has arrived in iraq amid a growing humanitarian crisis due to months-long fighting against islamic state in mosul, as the extremist group claimed responsibility for an overnight suicide attack in baghdad. backed by a us-led international coalition, i...



police forced to subdue youths with pepper spray as brawls erupt at moomba




teens roamed the city in the wee hours of sunday morning looking for places to fight.police were forced to close federation square, break up organised fights and deploy pepper spray on several occasions to keep the peace.un warns on massive famine crisisvideo duration01:32previous slidenext slidevid...



presstv-us-led air raids kill 14 civilians in mosul




more than a dozen iraqi civilians have lost their lives in the us-led coalition airstrikes in the eastern part of mosul, which was cleared of daesh terrorists by iraq’s armed forces in january.iraq’s shafaq news website said the fatalities occurred on saturday after us-led warplanes targeted a ...



the 5 key players in the battle for mosul




the battle for mosul—iraq’s second largest city—barrels westward toward its end. when isis loses mosul, it will also lose its last significant foothold in iraq.the east of the city was liberated in january, but the fight for the remaining half of the city will be intense, bloody, and contested...



presstv-mosul kids sedated to avoid discovery by daesh




aid groups providing assistance to displaced families fleeing fighting between iraqi forces and daesh in the western side of mosul say terrified parents drug their children with sedatives or tape their mouths to avoid discovery as they try to escape.“families often leave at night and in the ...



presstv-west mosul fighting displaced 8,000: un




the united nations says some 8,000 people have fled west mosul since iraqi forces launched their operations to rid that part of the city from daesh terrorists.the un’s humanitarian aid agency announced on tuesday that it was increasing its displacement camps to cope with the increase of people wh...



presstv-un chief supports iraq’s fight to retake mosul




un chief antonio guterres has voiced support for iraq’s ongoing fight against daesh in the face of a humanitarian crisis following the months-long operation to recapture the strategic city of mosul.speaking at a thursday press conference with iraqi prime minister haider al-abadi in baghdad, guterr...



presstv-‘we had role in mosul civilian deaths’




a high-ranking us commander has admitted that there was a “fair chance” that a coalition airstrike in western mosul killed a large number of iraqi civilians.“we probably had a role in those casualties,” said lieutenant general stephen townsend while talking to reporters on tuesday.he noted t...



presstv-iraq retakes more neighborhoods in west mosul




iraqi army soldiers, backed by fighters from pro-government popular mobilization units, have managed to liberate two more neighborhoods in the western flank of mosul as the daesh takfiri terrorists are trapped inside the city. the commander of nineveh liberation operation, lieutenant general abdul a...



presstv-us president says troops doing ‘very well’ in iraq




us president donald trump has praised american troops for doing “very well” in iraq, maintaining his silence on an airstrike in mosul that killed scores of civilians earlier this month.speaking to a group of senators gathered at the white house on tuesday, trump said "our soldiers are fighting ...