Syria crisis

UK support for Syria crisis

Syrian children in a camp for people displaced by conflict in Idlib governorate, Syria, October 2018. Picture credit: UNICEF/Aaref Watad

This week, the UK attended a meeting of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to discuss the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Syria. The UK is clear that violence must end and the Syrian regime and Russia must stop military action that is destroying so many innocent people’s lives.

Syria: 7 years on

International Development Secretary and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson issued a joint statement today to mark seven years of the conflict in Syria. They drew particular attention to the dire humanitarian situation in the besieged enclave of Eastern Ghouta, where 1,100 …