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[casi] Basra Update - UN - ICRC Web Resources on Iraq (Urls Included)

UNICEF: "in Basra there is the very real possibility now of child deaths,
from the conflict, but also from diarrhoea and dehydration. We estimate that
at least 100,000 children under the age of five are at risk." (UNICEF
Communications Officer Geoff Keele, daily UN humanitarian briefing, Amman,
24 March 2003)

The below UN and ICRC webpages are worth checking daily.  They are valuable
primary resources on the living conditions and vulnerability of Iraqi

UN Iraq Page:
* Includes daily UN humanitarian briefings from Amman
* Includes UN agency (e.g., UNICEF, WHO) Iraq pages
* Includes Secretary-General Iraq statements and briefings
* Includes UN news stories

UNICEF Iraq Page 2:

ReliefWeb (maintained by OCHA) Iraq Page:

ICRC Iraq Page:

Nathaniel Hurd
NGO Consultant on United Nations' Iraq policy
Tel. (Mobile): 917-407-3389
Fax: 718-504-4224
Residential/Mailing Address:
90 7th Ave.
Apt. #6
Brooklyn, NY  11217

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