UNICEF reports that one-third of all Iraqi children need humanitarian aid. Many families face deteriorating conditions following military operations in Fallujah and around Mosul.
An estimated 5,000 IDPs are from the host community and joined the people in the camp after their shelters were looted and torched. Food, water and sanitation, shelter and health are the priority concerns.
Some 3.5 million people need humanitarian assistance, with 1.6 million moderately or severely food insecure in the hard-hit countries of El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.