Of the 90 million Vietnamese, around 5 million are disabled. Many of them are children and adolescents. The high number of disabled people has to do with the numerous wars in Vietnam. The use of environmental toxins by the USА during the Vietnam War continues to have harmful effects in large areas of the country.
Since the arrival of the Islamic State (ISIS) in the Sinjar region of Northern Iraq in 2014, more than 350,000 Yazidis have fled to the Kurdish region of Northern Iraq. The Yazidis were reportedly systematically killed by ISIS.