In the refugee camp under Mosul, two people died from poisoning

© RIA Novosti / Rafael Diaminobenzene from Mosul stand in a queue for water at camp al-Khazer. Archival photoIn the refugee camp under Mosul, two people died from poisoning© RIA Novosti / Rafael Daminov

The Minister of health of Iraq Adila Hamoud said that two people died as a result of poisoning in a camp for displaced persons under Iraqi city of Mosul, reports the associated Press.

The Minister told the news Agency that on the eve of 752 people in a camp for displaced persons felt unwell after iftar — the first meal after a day of fasting in Ramadan. According to her, the woman and the girl later died, 300 people remain in critical condition.

In the camp of «Hazira» is several thousand people displaced in Mosul because of the operation to liberate the city from the militants of the terrorist group «Islamic state.»* It is noted that the supply of food in the camp engaged in non-governmental organization.

*a terrorist group banned in Russia

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