Russian Foreign Ministry: The situation in Mosul is on the brink of a humanitarian disaster

BAGHDAD / / Spokeswoman of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova considered that the situation in Mosul as on the brink of a humanitarian disaster.

She said in a news conference that the humanitarian situation in Mosul continues to decline," pointing out that "the numbers of people fleeing the city and its suburbs, according to the United Nations are estimated nearly 70 thousand people."

She added that the reserve of food to the population on the verge of ending, and here are talking about an impending humanitarian catastrophe" .

Source: National Iraqi News Agency