El ACNUR, preocupado por las comunidades afrodescendientes e indígenas que habitan el territorio, hace un llamado urgente a los actores armados ilegales para que no involucren ni afecten a la población civil.
The returning population of Mosul needs assistance of every kind, but the shelter needs are the most pressing, particularly in the western part of the city, which has been extensively damaged or totally destroyed.
Two months since the start of the offensive to retake Ar-Raqqa city from ISIL, ground fighting and airstrikes in and around the city have led to mass displacement and a deterioration of the humanitarian situation.
A total of 1,662 civilian deaths were confirmed between 1 January and 30 June – an increase of 2% on the same period last year, according to UNAMA. The number of civilians injured in the same period fell 1% to 3,581.
Since 1 April, the number of displaced people tops 190,000, nearly 20,000 fled last month alone. Humanitarian situation has been significantly deteriorating inside the city, protection for trapped civilians remains of high concern.