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Published on August 13, 2014
Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development Deputy Spokesman

Paris, August 13, 2014

Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, confirms that, as announced, a second humanitarian flight will arrive in Erbil, Iraq, this very day. It is carrying 20 tonnes in supplies, notably medication, tents, and water treatment and distribution equipment for some 50,000 people.

France will carry out additional operations in the next few days to assist populations in grave danger./.

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