On 5 April, High Representative Federica Mogherini chaired "Supporting the future of Syria and the Region". Attended by representatives from 70 countries, international organisations and civil society, the conference gave an extra push to end violence in Syria, reaffirmed support for the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 12/04/2017
press Category: Statements on behalf of the EU Tags: The Future of Syria دعم مستقبل سورية: Regions: Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Syria North America United States of America Topics: Security, Defence & Crisis Response Disarmament, Non-Proliferation, and Arms Export Control Editorial
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 07/04/2017
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 05/04/2017
What started as peaceful protest in Syria has evolved into suffering on a scale not seen for generations. A humanitarian catastrophe that has killed, hurt and driven millions of people from their homes. Where the rules of war are torn up, aid delivery has never been easy but always necessary.
Author: Publication date: 31/03/2017
Twenty two-year-old Leila Yonnis dreams of studying fashion in Rome. Her sketchbooks- full of designs- were what she grabbed when her family fled in the face of ISIS fighters determined to kill those living in Kobane, Syria. Now she works with International Medical Corps in the Turkish city of
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 02/03/2017
Zakaria treasures a plain white undershirt. While it does not look remarkable, for 40-year-old Zakaria Alssayadi, it is the last connection he has with his brother, who lost his life to cancer several years ago. When his family decided to flee to Kirikhan in Turkey, where they are now helped by the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 23/02/2017
Fifty-year-old Kawther Jahwani was forced from her home in Homs, Syria by airstrikes that threatened her family. She escaped to Reyhanli in Turkey – where she now relies on support from the International Medical Corps, funded by the European Union.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/02/2017
For many, the moment they had to flee their homes amidst the fighting in Syria was one of choices: what to bring with them. For 5-year-old Nizar Rastnawi, there was no such indecision – his Spiderman outfit is currently safe in his hands in the Turkish city of Kirikan.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 10/02/2017