Syria: Situation overview (28th March 2013)

from MapAction, Assessment Capacities Project
Published on 28 Mar 2013

Key developments

  • Battle for control over Homs, Aleppo and Damascus intensifies

  • The reported number of people affected increased from 4 million to 5.5

  • Number of IDPs rises to over 3.8 million while refugee exodus exceeds 1 million
  • New education data shows over 20% of schools damaged or used as shelters

  • Ar-Raqqa falls in FSA hands, fighting causes large scale displacement of at least 200,000 people

Link: Regional Analysis Syria - 28 March 2013