伊拉克的无家可归者

美国官员报告说在伊拉克因为教派冲突和其他原因伤亡的人数自从增兵计划实施以来已经开始下降了。但是,即便伤亡的人数真的下降了,这是否意味着伊拉克变得更安全了呢?

最能表现伊拉克的不安全的是逃离家园的民众的惊人数目。联合国估计自七月份以来这一数目正以每个月6万人的幅度增长。精确的估算是伊拉克大约16%的人口,或者六分之一的伊拉克人,已经不再居住在他们的家园里。

在这其中大约有半数逃离家园的人离开了他们的国家,这意味着有二百万的难民。还有另外二百万人成为留在国内的难民,带来了一个日益严重的人道主义悲剧。

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