The popular crowd evacuates the families besieged by the flood waters in Aziziyah

BAGHDAD, The Popular Mobilization in Wasit province on Sunday began evacuating families surrounded by rain and torrential floods in the district of Aziziyah, north of the province.

"The logistical support in the popular crowd has mocked its mechanisms to rescue the people of Aziziyah from the rainwater and floods that surrounded them," the media said in a brief statement, pointing out that efforts continue to ease the repercussions of the crisis."

Several areas of Iraq have been hit by floods, resulting in drowning, death and loss of people, as well as the destruction of more than 800 homes.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency