Thousands of displaced Iraqis are heading to the Kurdistan region

23/07/2019 - 20:08 Published in News/Kurdistan

Nearly 6,000 displaced people from various parts of Iraq fled to displacement camps in the Kurdistan Region during the first half of 2019.

According to unofficial statistics, the number of families entering refugee camps during mentioned period is estimated at 1,000 and 586 families.

The statistics attributed this displacement to the security situation in some areas of Iraq.

The statistics indicate that there are currently about one million and 250 thousand displaced Iraqis, and 275 thousand migrants from neighboring countries in the region.