yarmouk

UNRWA remains deeply concerned for the safety of the 18,000 Syrian and Palestinian civilians, including women and children, who remain in Yarmouk. © UNRWA Photo by Rami Al-Sayed
08 April 2015
UNRWA has not been able to conduct any humanitarian distribution in Yarmouk since March 28th. UNRWA is deeply concerned that lack of humanitarian access to the civilians inside Yarmouk, and those displaced to the south of Yarmouk, is putting 18,000 Palestinian and Syrian men, women and children at grave risks, as they...
Emergency Reports
UNRWA continues to provide humanitarian support to the 85 civilians, including women and children, from Yarmouk who remain displaced in Tadamon, Damascus. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
07 April 2015
April 7th marks the sixth day of sustained armed violence inside Yarmouk. No UNRWA humanitarian operations have been possible in Yarmouk since the outbreak of fighting on April 1st. UNRWA remains greatly alarmed that sustained hostilities continue to inflict unimaginable suffering to the 18,000 Palestinian and Syrian...
Emergency Reports
UNRWA has been unable to distribute humanitarian assistance in Yarmouk since 1 April, 2015. Women and children queue at an UNRWA distribution in March 2015. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
06 April 2015
Intensive clashes were reported again in Yarmouk on 6 April 2015. No UNRWA humanitarian operations have been possible inside Yarmouk since the outbreak of fighting on April 1st. UNRWA remains greatly alarmed that sustained hostilities continue to inflict unimaginable suffering to the 18,000 Palestinian and Syrian men...
Emergency Reports
The destroyed streets of Yarmouk. © 2014 UNRWA Photo
05 April 2015
The situation of armed conflict continues in Yarmouk today, 5 April 2015. No UNRWA humanitarian operations have been possible inside Yarmouk since the outbreak of fighting on April 1st. As hostilities continue to escalate, UNRWA remains greatly alarmed by the humanitarian consequences for the 18,000 Palestinian and...
Emergency Reports
© 2014 UNRWA Photo
05 April 2015
UNRWA strongly appeals to all armed actors to cease hostilities that place civilians in acute danger and to withdraw immediately from civilian populated areas.
Press Releases
Today, UNRWA provided life-saving humanitarian support to 94 civilians who fled Yarmouk and found refuge in the Zeynab Al-Hilalyah government school in Tadamon. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
04 April 2015
No UNRWA food distribution has been possible inside Yarmouk since the outbreak of fighting on April 1st. As intense clashes continue, UNRWA is greatly alarmed by the humanitarian consequences for the 18,000 civilians trapped in Yarmouk. Amidst the fierce fighting, civilians already impoverished, hungry, and deprived...
Emergency Reports
UNRWA remains deeply concerned for the safety and protection of some 18,000 Palestinian and Syrian civilians, including 3,500 children, who remain in Yarmouk. © 2015 UNRWA Photo by Taghrid Mohammad
03 April 2015
No UNRWA food distribution has been possible since the outbreak of fighting inside Yarmouk on April 1st. UNRWA remains acutely anxious about the humanitarian impact of continuing armed conflict between armed groups inside Yarmouk. With intense fighting continuing into a third day, the lives and safety of the 18,000...
Emergency Reports
© 2014 UNRWA Photo
02 April 2015
UNRWA is extremely concerned about the safety and protection of Syrian and Palestinian civilians in the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk in Damascus, where since early afternoon today, intensive armed conflict has been ongoing between armed groups present in the area. Credible information from public sources...
Official Statements
In January 2014, when UNRWA was able to complete its first humanitarian distribution in Yarmouk after almost six months of siege, it was met by thousands of desperate residents on the destroyed main street. © 2014 UNRWA Photo
01 April 2015
UNRWA is extremely concerned about the safety and protection of Syrian and Palestinian civilians in Yarmouk, where since early afternoon today, intensive armed conflict has been ongoing between armed groups present in the area. Credible information from public sources indicates that a variety of armed groups are...
Emergency Reports