In some cases it is reasonable and necessary to distribute short-term food rations to the affected parts of the population.
This short-term aid is preceded by long-term support and has been implemented for example in Anbar. The largest of the 18 Iraqi regions is located in the so-called Sunni Triangle and is severely affected by civil war and terror. On behalf of WFP, the World Food Program, we distributed immediate response rations. These packages consist of portable, ready-to-eat food items that feed a five-member family for three days