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Refugees overwhelming Iraq camps

Conflict has forced hundreds of thousands from their homes as humanitarian relief efforts struggle to cope with numbers.

    Fighting in Iraq has forced hundreds of thousands of people from their homes, leaving refugee camps in the country struggling to provide for those who need help.

    NGOs like the World Food Programme are rushing to provide those in the camps with shelter, food and other essentials.

    Al Jazeera's John Joe Regan reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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