The city of Deir Azzour is being subjected to a focussed attack by elements of ISIL, in addition to an ongoing and relentless attack by the Syrian regime. ISIL retreated from most areas of Deir Azzour last February after vicious battles with other armed factions of the Syrian opposition. However, it began new counter-offensive attacks […]
1.5 Million Syrian Children vaccinated against Polio in the Fourth Round!
The team which set out to put an end to Polio in Syria completed its fourth round in vaccinating Syrian children on 5/4/2014. During a period of six days, around 1, 440,000 children spread across seven provinces were vaccinated. According to preliminary data, the number of children vaccinated in Aleppo were around 590,000; in Idlib […]