Category: Monitoring the Crisis

ISHM 25: July 30 – August 7, 2015

Updates for July 30-August 7, 2015 In the midst of a record heat wave, the ongoing deterioration of essential services including electricity, water, and sanitation services led to massive protests throughout the country this week. The majority of demonstrations were peaceful and led to authorities seeking long-term solutions. The Islamic… Read more

ISHM 24: July 25 – 31, 2015

Updates for July 31, 2015 The Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) and Popular Mobilization Units (PMUs) continue to slowly progress with clearing operations in Anbar Governorate. Despite the progress, clashes remain violent and the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) is preventing civilians in Fallujah from fleeing the turmoil. Further… Read more

ISHM 22: July 11 – 17, 2015

Updates for July 11-17, 2015 The situation in Haditha in western Anbar continues to be tense. As Ramadan ends and Eid al-Fitr begins, reports indicate government-provided humanitarian aid is not reaching all Haditha residents with questions about the distribution process inside the city. Militarily, ISIS is reportedly in the Alus… Read more