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News Syria » Health: Analysis: A Model For Rebuilding Infrastructure in Northwestern Syria

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

These de facto health ministries could act as models for other civil services, and serve as the foundation to rebuild northern Syria’s shattered healthcare system. The humanitarian response in northwestern Syria was based on the experience of ...

News Syria » Health: West Chester East essay: Juvenile health crisis in Syria: the first step to solving the complex problem

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Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Only 14 days into the new year, already 51 children have been killed as a result of the ongoing violence in Syria. The rebel-held Eastern Ghouta has suffered air raids since the end of 2017 in the Syrian government’s attempts to take back the area.

News Syria » Health: UAE Helping Hands: quadriplegic Syrian refugee needs help to support his family

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Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Khaldoun Sinjab’s life story could be the stuff of fiction. The Syrian, 40, has weathered war, crippling disability and now poverty, but he and his wife are determined to live normal lives. At 17, he was on the Syrian national swimming team and graduated ...

News Syria » Health: Israeli Hospital Treats Syrians Suffering From Emotional Trauma

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Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Accordingly, The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) provides broad assistance to Syrian refugees. Rula Amin, Senior Communication Advisor for The Middle East and North Africa Bureau at the UNHCR, revealed to The Media Line that “mental health remains a serious ...

News Syria » Health: The Latest: Trump calls Syria 'humanitarian disgrace'

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Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 2:55 p.m. President Donald Trump is blaming Russia, Iran and the Syrian government for recent violence in Syria, calling it a "humanitarian disgrace." Hundreds have been killed ...

News Syria » Health: Kurdish doctors report suspected Turkish gas attack in Syria

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Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Six civilians suffered breathing difficulties and other symptoms indicative of poison gas inhalation after an attack launched by Turkey on the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, local doctors and Syria's state-run news agency reported Saturday.

News Syria » Health: Iraqi Official Says IS Leader Baghdadi Still Alive But In Ill-Health

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Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

An Iraqi official has said the leader of the Islamic State (IS) extremist group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, remains alive and is being treated at a hospital in Syria after being wounded in air strikes. "We have irrefutable information and documents from sources ...

News Syria » Health: Syria: As Health Facilities Are Hit by Airstrikes in Idlib, “Where Will the Wounded Be Treated?”

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Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

On February 8, a health center partially supported by Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in Mishmishan, in northwestern Syria’s Idlib region, was hit by an airstrike that killed six people and wounded 17. This follows an earlier ...

News Syria » Health: Health care in Syria is 'hell on earth,' doctors say

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Publication date: onday 16 September 2013

Syria’s once sophisticated health system is “at breaking point” and parts of the country are completely cut off from any kind of medical service because of “deliberate and systematic attacks” on medical facilities and staff, senior doctors said ...

News Syria » Health: Syria health care has collapsed following attacks on hospitals, MSF says

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Publication date: Wednesday 17 February 2016

(CNN)Health care in Syria has collapsed because of attacks on hospitals in the country, the international organization Doctors Without Borders said after fresh deadly bombings of hospitals this week. "Today in Syria, the abnormal is now normal," the ...