As Iraqi, Kurdish, and Shia militias and US forces are about to launch the final push to recapture Mosul this October, attention turns to the city’s 1,5 million inhabitants.

The Barzani Charity Foundation in the Kurdish region already oversees support for 1,4 million refugees. Capacity is stretched to the limit as Al Jazeera reported on Thursday. Camps are filled with so-called Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), who are mostly women and children. Iraq as a whole has approximately 3,3 millio...

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