Insecurity spurs displacement in Iraq's north | News | Al Jazeera

Insecurity spurs displacement in Iraq's north

Hundreds of thousands of civilians flee their homes, fearful of being targeted by advancing fighters.

    In recent weeks, hundreds of thousands of people have fled their homes in northern Iraq in fear of being targeted by Sunni fighters who seized control over many parts of the country.

    Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel Hamid reports from the northern city of Dohuk, where she spoke to some of those displaced.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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