UNFPA IRAQ COUNTRY OFFICE: Mosul Humanitarian Response

No. of pages: 3

Publication date: 28 February 2017

Author: UNFPA

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 have been distributed to 8,800 people in camps and emergency sites, in addition to distributions to displaced people moving to these locations.