bARABie – Hard Hitting Facts

November 24, 2007

Iraqi children bear the burden of an uncalled-for war

Filed under: Uncategorized — barabie @ 7:13 am

One child dies every five minutes because of the war, and many more are left with severe injuries. Of the estimated 4 million Iraqis who have been displaced in Iraq or left the country, 1.5 million are children. For the most part, they don’t have access to basic health care, education, shelter or water and sanitation. They carry on their shoulders the tragic consequences of an uncalled for war. Read more…

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