Flooding Caused By Militants Leave Iraqi Villages At High Risk Of Disease
IRIN: Threat of disease in Iraq villages flooded by militants
“Flooding caused by the forced closure of a major dam on the Euphrates river has destroyed villages and farms across a 200sqkm area west of Baghdad, leaving tens of thousands homeless and at high risk of waterborne diseases like cholera…” (5/27).
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