Shattered by years of war, Syria braces for coronavirus spread
Monday, 23 March 2020 The spread of coronavirus to Syria brings the prospect of a deadly outbreak to a population devastated by nine years of war, with ravaged hospitals and tightly-packed camps likely to accelerate infection, doctors and aid workers said on Monday.
Doctors Without Borders have issued a warning regarding the support for the vulnerable in northwest Syria. Having been displaced by war, nearly a million people are living in makeshift camps many are..
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In Syria's Azaz region near the border with Turkey, rescue workers whose usual role is to respond to government bombardments have been sanitizing classrooms and camps for internally displayed people,..