|Refugee Nutrition Information System (RNIS), No. 14 - Report on the Nutrition Situation of Refugees and Displaced Populations (UNSSCN, 1996, 45 p.)|
|ASIA - Selected Situations|
There has been no updated information on the health and nutrition condition of the 220,000 Marsh Arabs in southern Iraq. The last RNIS reported a deteriorating situation for those remaining in country, while the small portion of this population who have crossed into Iran are not currently felt to be at heightened nutritional risk.