Escaping Mount Sinjar Yazidis struggle for life

DOHUK (CIHAN)- Thousands of Yazidis of northern Iraq who escaped from Mount Sinjar region battle for life in refugee camps set up in rural areas of Duhok.

Children are mostly affected by high temperatures coupled with contagious diseases. Health officials say children are mostly diagnosed with diarrhea and majority of the people may be infected with contagious diseases if necessary precautions are taken in the camp.

SOURCE: CIHAN