Humanitarian

Monday 18 September 2017

ALARMING SPIKE IN NUMBER OF SYRIAN REFUGEE CHILDREN OUT OF SCHOOL, EXPOSING THOUSANDS TO CHILD MARRIAGE AND EXPLOITATION

Monday 28 August 2017

‘THERE'S NO CHILDHOOD ANYMORE’ RAQQA’S CHILDREN HAUNTED BY BOMBS AND BEHEADINGS

Children escaping the Syrian city of Raqqa have told Save the Children about the trauma of living under ISIS and more recently, the military campaign to retake the city. 

Children described a life of unthinkable brutality, having witnessed executions and explosions at close quarters over several years. Beheadings and bombs have become a part of normal life for Raqqa’s children. The charity warns the psychological scars they carry could take years, even decades, to heal.

Friday 28 April 2017

SAVE THE CHILDREN MATERNITY HOSPITAL ATTACKED IN LATEST OF 12 INCIDENTS TARGETING HEALTH FACILITIES IN SYRIA THIS MONTH

A maternity hospital supported by Save the Children in Idlib was damaged after at least two airstrikes landed near the facility late last night.

A similar attack in July left two dead and several, including babies, injured. This incident is the twelfth of a series of attacks against health facilities in April alone. 

Saturday 15 April 2017

SAVE THE CHILDREN CONDEMNS ATTACK ON EVACUATED CIVILIANS IN SYRIA

Save the Children strongly condemns today’s appalling attack on buses of civilians being evacuated from the besieged towns of Foua and Kefraya in northwest Syria. Tens of people, including children, are reported to have been killed.

Wednesday 5 April 2017

2.5 MILLION CHILDREN LEFT WITHOUT HELP AS SYRIA AID EFFORT STALLS

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