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100 days Mosul

One Million People out of reach of humanitarians in Iraq

Joint Statement: Humanitarians fear for the 750,000 Civilians in western Mosul.

100 days after military operations to retake Mosul started, humanitarian partners are expressing deep concern about the plight of the estimated 750,000 civilians who are currently living in the western sections of the city where fighting is expected to start in coming weeks.

"We are relieved that so many people in the eastern sections of Mosul have been able to stay in their homes. We hope that everything is done to protect the hundreds of thousands of people who are across the river in the west. We know that they are at extreme risk and we fear for their lives," said Lise Grande, Humanitarian Coordinator for Iraq.

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100 days Mosul
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Year of publication

2017

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Welthungerhilfe Information

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Crisis and desasters

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Iraq Asia