Washington D.C. - The American Relief Coalition for Syria (ARCS) is grateful that UN cross-border resolution 2642 will allow UN agencies to continue to supply essential aid through the Bab Al-… Read more
- News September 7, 2016 /
GENEVA, 6 September 2016 –Following an all-too-brief respite in fighting resulting from February’s cessation of hostilities agreement, there has been a tragic increase in violence targeting Syrian civilians crushing hopes of peace in the war-torn country, a group of UN experts reported today.
In its latest report, the UN Commission of…
- News June 9, 2016 /
Syrian American Medical Society, Samer Attar, M.D.
Originially published in The New England Journal of Medicine
“Where’s my mom?” a boy asked as he woke from surgery. Both his legs had been amputated when a missile hit his home in Aleppo, Syria. His mother had died in the blast. It didn’t take him long to realize the answer.
Every time I have volunteered to work in a field hospital caring for Syrian…