Syrian Crisis – United Nations Response

United Nations Department of Public Information Syria Update. 

The DPI Syria Update  covers, among others:

• The joint appeal by the World Food Programme and the World Health Organization for peace and humanitarian access as the Syria conflict enters its eighth year;
• The UN’s concerns about the large displacement of civilians due to ongoing fighting in the northern city of Afrin; and
• Secretary-General António Guterres’ briefing to the Security Council on the situation in Eastern Ghouta.

The update, issued on a weekly basis, aims at providing an overview of the latest UN activities in response to the crisis, based on UN sources.