Monday 20 May 2019

At least 38 children killed in shelling in Idlib and Hama, Northern Syria

At least 38 children have been killed and 46 were injured in shelling on North West Syria since the 1st of April, Save the Children said today. Working with its partner in North West Syria, Hurras Network, Save the Children has learnt that 9 children died at school, 11 children died at home, 7 children died at the market, 2 children died in a camp and 1 child died in hospital.

Twelve of the 38 children have died in the most recent escalation in violence since the end of April which has displaced 180,000 people, including 80,000 children.

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Tuesday 23 April 2019

Three children killed in Idlib shelling

New wave of shelling in northwest Syria hits schools, displaces thousands

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Thursday 18 April 2019

Foreign children share testimonies from Al Hol camp

“I was dreaming about being on a plane to Belgium:” children from around the world share testimonies from Al Hol camp

Al Hol (Syria) – Save the Children has spoken to dozens of foreign children it supports in Al Hol camp in North East Syria, where conditions are overcrowded and humanitarian aid is insufficient to meet all needs.

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Monday 18 March 2019

France repatriates five orphaned or unaccompanied children from camps northern Syria

Helle Thorning-Schmidt, CEO of Save the Children, said:

“We welcome this just and compassionate move to protect young children. No child should be exposed to the dangers that children left in the camp are facing.

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Thursday 14 March 2019

NGO reaction to the “Brussels III” Conference on Supporting Syria and the Region

As the international community came together for the 7th consecutive year to commit to helping Syrians inside their country, as well as refugees and their hosts, 15 aid agencies called today for a sustained follow-up to ensure political and funding support translates into meaningful improvements for all Syrians.

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