40 thousand people displaced from Fallujah .. and warnings of a "catastrophe"
Announced the Anbar Provincial Council, on Saturday, the displacement of more than 40 thousand people from Fallujah so far, and stressed that the displaced people living in the open amid a lack of food and medical aid, as warned of a "humanitarian catastrophe", the Supreme Committee for the Relief called on the displaced government ministries to provide support to the displaced families.
A member of the security committee in the Anbar province Rajeh Barakat al-Issawi in an interview (long-Presse) that "more than 40 thousand people have been evacuated from the city of Fallujah after the start of editing operations," noting that "those displaced currently living in the open in the desert areas of the hand Amiriyah and Habbaniyah, to the lack of enough tents to accommodate those numbers will increase in the coming hours. "
Issawi said that "there is a lack of food, drinking water and medical services, where they are relying on donors from the people of Anbar and clans to fill what could be the needs of families of food and baby milk," warning of a "humanitarian disaster may occur in the IDP camps which have become overcrowded with continued displacement of Fallujah. "
He called al-Issawi, the central government and international humanitarian organizations "real pause to support the displaced families with immediate effect, and to provide tents for shelter from the summer heat." To the Supreme Committee for the Relief and sheltering the displaced stakeholders invited to participate in the relief displaced Fallujah.
Committee Chairman Jassim Mohammed said in a statement received "long", a copy of it, that he "should be on the ministries of trade, health, electricity and international organizations working in Iraq to work to meet the health needs of displaced families from Fallujah and to provide electrical power to the camps and to secure ration of food for the displaced vocabulary."
He called Muhammad ministries and government institutions to "accelerate the provision of support and assistance to those families who today are in dire need to secure them the necessary requirements," stressing "the need for concerted efforts to bring them relief, especially since the summer heat made the situation more difficult, and that the responsibility of relief is the responsibility of everyone."
The World Health Organization, warned last Friday, the deterioration of the health situation in Fallujah and the "grave risk" to nearly 42,000 people displaced from their people, as a result of an outbreak of diseases and weakened immune level and poor hygiene, indicating it had sent eight mobile clinics to provide emergency health services to Anbar , as well as operating 13 locations early warning of disease in the province.
The Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, announced yesterday the first Friday (June 17, 2016) liberation of Fallujah (62 km west of Baghdad) officially, and also confirmed that it had returned to the bosom of the homeland again, and there are some spots within them will be dealt with, he explained that the liberation of the city of Mosul it will be soon.
And Command announced edit Fallujah operations, on the first Friday (June 17, 2016) purge the government complex downtown Fallujah fully and raise the Iraqi flag over the buildings.
The Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced (May 23, 2016) starting military to liberate the city of Fallujah operations (62 km) west of Baghdad as he emphasized that the organization (Daash) has no choice but to flee from the battle, as announced Anbar Provincial Council, the joint security forces launched a label (breaking terrorism) on the battle to liberate Fallujah.
It is noteworthy that most of the cities of Anbar province was controlled by elements of the organization (Daash) as security forces began clearing battles a wide recovered from which the city of Ramadi after fierce battles with the liberalization of other areas in the vicinity of Fallujah, killing hundreds of elements (Daash).