It's estimated that the attack against Mosul in Iraq that the United States is hoping to launch to remove ISIS governance, using Iraq troops, will result in 1.5 million refugees. Two million people were already "displaced" in the fighting over Mosul last summer, according to McClatchy News.
12 Years Since the “Shock & Awe” Invasion of Iraq:
Stop the Endless War!
U.S. bombings, economic strangulation through sanctions, and occupation of Iraq for 24 years are responsible for uncounted deaths – possibly over 1 million – leaving a third of the population displaced, in need of emergency aid or dead. The U.S. began bombing Iraq again this summer, and now Syria, based on the lie that Islamic State groups represent an immediate threat to the U.S.
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