Syria Humanitarian Assistance Response Plan overview as of 18 December 2012 (EN/AR)


Situation overview

The situation in Syria is dire and continues to worsen rapidly. The conflict has spread to all parts of the country, including Damascus. The UN estimates that 4 million people – nearly one in five of the pre-crisis population – are in need of humanitarian assistance in Syria.

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