Syria: Worrying situation in the besieged area of Eastern Ghouta, despite slight improvements

Since October 2017, the humanitarian situation in the besieged area of Eastern Ghouta has strongly deteriorated. Following a ban on the entry of commercial vehicles – the main source of food and hygiene items for residents – reports of infant Read more…

Syria: Among truces and protracted conflict, restrictions to humanitarian access continue to negatively affect people in need

The Syrian conflict, now in its sixth year, continues to plague civilian populations, causing acute shortages of food and basic services, amid protracted and widespread violence.  The situation is particularly critical in besieged and hard-to-reach areas, where restrictions on movement Read more…