Sunday, March 15, 2020
On the 9th anniversary of the conflict, Syria Relief's CEO Othman Moqbel reflects on the growing humanitarian crisis, and the lesson learned.
Saturday, March 14, 2020
The threat of an ‘Illiterate generation’ of children in Idlib is rising and peaceful political settlement is becoming impossible, as schools are front line.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
The Idlib crisis is the first big moral challenge for the UK in a post-Brexit world – we have to champion rules-based international order as the government claims.
Friday, February 28, 2020
In one single day this week, 10 schools and a hospital were hit by military fire in Idlib. At least 21 people were killed, 9 were children from the schools and three were teachers.
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Syria Relief have released results of two YouGov polls that reveals that only 22% of the UK are aware of the humanitarian crisis in Idlib and only 30% knew Idlib was in Syria.
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
It is with great sadness that we confirm that Ibrahim Saddo, a manager for a Syria Relief Primary Healthcare Centre, was killed in an airstrike on the way to the facility yesterday morning.
Monday, February 10, 2020
Idlib in Syria is home to 3 million people and it is in the midst of a humanitarian catastrophe. Since December 1st 2019, over 600,000 people have fled their homes and over 300 people have been killed.
Saturday, January 18, 2020
For the final instalment of my deployment diary, I am not going to write about my day. Anything I have to say pales into insignificance compared to the story of Suzanne, who we met today.
Friday, January 17, 2020
I will ever forget meeting Abu Jamal, a 60-year-old man. Due to him being a refugee, he could not afford the treatment, so he had to pay human traffickers to smuggle him back into Syria for treatment.