mosul

  • January 18, 2019

    The United Nations Mine Action Service in Iraq has issued a statement rejecting allegations by a non-profit organisation there, alleging that personnel had carried out explosive hazard clearance inside two historic churches in Mosul "in a barbaric and arbitrary manner."

  • October 20, 2018

    A new physical rehabilitation centre has been opened in Mosul. Constructed by the International Committee of the Red Cross, the Ninawa Physical Rehabilitation Centre was handed over to the Ninawa Directorate of Health, Ministry of Health.

  • July 10, 2018

    A year after the battle of Mosul, public health infrastructure urgently needs to be rebuilt, says MSF.

  • October 14, 2017

    One year since the start of the military campaign to retake Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da'esh) terrorist group, the United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator said hundreds of thousands of people are vulnerable and in need of assistance..

  • July 11, 2017

    In the wake of official announcement of Mosul’s liberation from the so-called ‘Islamic State’ group, World Council of Churches General Secretary, the  Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, has called for a commitment to restoring the social and religious diversity of the city and region.

  • November 25, 2016

    The people suffering the most in the battle for Mosul in Iraq are the poorest, Christian Aid is warning.

  • November 16, 2016

    A UNICEF-led multi-agency humanitarian convoy with emergency supplies for 15,000 children was the first to enter the Iraqi city of Mosul yesterday (15 November 2016) while the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) continues tracking displaced population movement and constructing emergency sites.

  • November 8, 2016

    As Iraqi forces enter the outskirts of Mosul, amid reports of ISIL using families as human shields, Christian Aid is calling for all sides to the fighting to respect international law and allow immediate safe passage for those trapped in the city and seeking to flee.