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UN mission announces killing and wounding of (26) thousand people in Iraq this year up nearly 10% from 2015…..

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 UN mission announces killing and wounding of (26) thousand people in Iraq this year up nearly 10% from 2015…..

UNAMI asserted on Sunday killing and wounding of more than 26 thousand people  in violence  actions and ongoing  bombings and battles witnessed in most provinces during this year.

The news quoted a report of the Mission confirming that (12038) persons have  been killed ,and (14411)wounded in  bombings and various  violence actions occurred mostly in Baghdad, the northern and western provinces.

The report also referred that (6492) civilians and (5546) military have been killed ;it showed that the violence actions in Iraq have exponentially risen during the last months of 2016-September ,October and November-. It was recorded that (5683) persons have been killed ,in other words; half of deaths during the first eight months of the year .comparing with the number of victims registered during 2015 ,the year 2016 witnessed an increase of 9% of the dead .While, (11118) people was killed in the last year mostly civilians and (18419)persons was injured including military in violence actions ,bombing and battles.    

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