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“This is all we could take with us from Deir Ezzor” – a displaced family told director of WFP, Jakob Kern

 

A displaced family from Deir Ezzor spoke yesterday to the director of WFP, the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger, about the deplorable conditions civilians in Assad-regime held territory of Deir Ezzor have been facing due to the siege, which has been imposed by Daesh for almost two years.

Yesterday, WFP official account on Twitter published a collection of pictures showing some simple items belonging to the family, which were the only things they could take with them after fleeing the siege.

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Daesh continues to impose its siege on all areas under Assad-regime control in Deir Ezzor, turning life for civilians in the besieged areas into hell, mainly because it is difficult to flee from them.