- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Fri, Aug 22 2014 12:46:36
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Fri, Aug 22 2014 10:17:30#Iraq Daily reports of "decisive" ops 2 dislodge IS. 2day Badr militia near Amerli. Reality + complex & prog http://www.alsumaria.tv/mobile/news/108635/iraq-news …SQydY0Cnzg
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Fri, Aug 22 2014 08:13:40#Iraq #SaveAmerli @OCHAIraq says no aid air-drop 2 Amerly 4 almost 1 month & @BBCWorld says almost daily http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-28881417 … Which is it?
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Thu, Aug 21 2014 13:29:21
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Thu, Aug 21 2014 13:26:24Alleged Cluster Munition Use by ISIS in Kurdish #Syria. Could be from a 122mm cluster rocket, within ISIS capacity: https://bellingcat.com/news/mena/2014/08/15/accusations-of-cluster-munition-use-by-the-islamic-state-in-kurdish-syria/ …
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Sun, Aug 17 2014 14:46:26#Iraq Harrowing testimonies of survivors of Kocho massacre; scores men killed by ISIS in cold blood + 100s missing. Survivors looking 4 them
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Sun, Aug 17 2014 01:25:11#Iraq Some who got out of Mount Sinjar haunted by thoughts of elderly parents they had 2 leave behind tell me want 2 go back 2 look 4 them
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Sat, Aug 16 2014 18:01:36#Iraq In an aid tent @ Newroz camp a group of men & women in NGO vests...were, it transpired #Syria regime officials https://news.vice.com/article/everywhere-around-is-the-islamic-state-on-the-road-in-iraq-with-ypg-fighters?utm_source=vicenewstwitter …
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Sat, Aug 16 2014 14:00:12#Iraq good UNHCR video re displaced from Sinjar. Now UN agencies need 2 start 2 actually look after these displaced https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRQ_AVNgFO8&index=10&list=PLtPw-Y91GlmX9qXI6FsHfQScPsB94lgUi …
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Sat, Aug 16 2014 00:13:31#Iraq Sat images of Sinjar Mountain give a glimps of desperation of residents fleeing ISIS assaults on 3 August http://blog.amnestyusa.org/middle-east/moving-on-from-the-mountain-the-continuing-crisis-in-northern-iraq/ …
- — Donatella Rovera (@DRovera)Fri, Aug 15 2014 23:59:19#Iraq Still trying 2 verify reported killing of 10s of men & abduction of women & kids in Kocho, south Mount Sinjar. If confirmed horrendous
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Eyewitness account of mass displacement caused by ISIS advance in northern Iraq
Panic has taken hold in north-western Iraq as tens of thousands of people flee areas where Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) militants are continuing their advance. Our Senior Crisis Response Adviser, Donatella Rovera, is currently on the ground in Northern Iraq covering the situation.
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