Frozen death for Syrians

2013-12-20 22:52:53 | Al Muslim News
Frozen death for Syrians


A Turkish relief organization Revealed that nearly 50,000 children's life is in danger of dying in temporary tent cities near Turkish border. 16 children have frozen to death in Syria due to extreme season that have tightly hold civil war effected Syria in its third winter. Children remain the most vulnerable as lack of facilities aggravates the cold. Burak Karacaoglu of Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) says nearly 50,000 children are facing death in makeshift tents put up by Syrians near the Turkish border, adding the current flow of aid is not sufficient. "Syrians are in a very difficult situation," he said. "Children living in tent cities are battling epidemics." Eighty percent of the patients in stopgap hospitals run by non-profit Doctors Without Borders are children, sources say..

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