Dying to Live, Iraqi Children Are Freezing to Death

The High Commission for Human Rights in ‪Iraq‬ revealed on Sunday, the deaths of 16 displaced ‪children‬ due to freezing temperatures, which have swept Iraq.

But separate numbers received by the Commission, from activists & ‪‎NGO‬'s has put the number of child deaths much higher, and over 60 fatalities due to cold weather.

The causes of death, according to ‪‎medical reports, are diarrhoea and exposure to the severe cold.