Katia and Shams, two schoolgirls from the town of Qah in Idlib province, were in Jil Al Hurriya School when Assad’s jet fighters struck it on 27 April, 2014. Shams died right away, while Katia was badly injured in her head and entered into a weeklong coma, after which she died. Doctors said that her brain was dislodged out of her skull. Katia had beautiful eyes and a lovely smile,…
Doctors in Deir Ezzor warned of the serious consequences on workers in the oil trade as because of their indifference to the imminent danger and not taking the necessary safety measures. Awad, who works in the oil trade, is infected with scabies along with his six-member family. However, Awad says this is the only way to provide for his family. Scabies is one of the many diseases that began to…
The polio control task force in Syria began the fifth round of the mobile vaccination campaign to end polio in the liberated areas of the provinces of Deir Ezzor, Raqqa, Hasakah, Aleppo, Idlib, Hama and Latakia. The fifth round comes in a series of six rounds during which the task force is going to re-give vaccines to the already vaccinated children and to those who missed the the previous rounds.…
Assistance Coordination Unit (ACU) budgeted $50,000 USD as relief aid to the residents of the town of Maliha in East Ghouta. ACU said that the funding was used to prepare meals for 1,500 families. ACU also allocated a budget for the Health Office and the Office of Civil Defense in the town.  (Source: Syrian Coalition)
Eyad Al Qudsi, Deputy interim Prime Minister, met with a delegation from the General Commission for Palestinian Refugees in Syria on Friday at the headquarters of the interim government in Gaziantep, Turkey. The meeting addressed several topics related to the Palestinian refugees, most notably ensuring support for the Palestinian refugee camps in Syria, and the emphasis on the peculiarity of the national identity of the Palestinian refugees, and preserving their…
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