More than 290k Iraqis Displaced from Mosul

تم نشره في Tue 7 March / Mar 2017. 01:00 AM
  • Iraqis fleeing the battle between ISIS, aka Daesh, and the Iraqi forces - (Reuters)

BAGHDAD — The total number of civilians who have been displaced since the start of the battle to retake Mosul from the Daesh terrorist group has exceeded 290 thousand, according to Iraqi Minister of Displacement and Migration Jassim Mohammed Jaaf.

The minister told Petra's correspondent in Baghdad that most of the displaced people suffer psychological and health problems, adding that the number of the displaced since the start of the battle to retake eastern side of Mosul stood at 57 thousand.

(Petra)

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