Syria: EWARS Weekly Bulletin, Week No. 34: 20 August - 26 August 2017


  • (10) AFP cases were reported during this week, (2) cases from each of Deir-ez-Zor, Homs and Hama, one case from each of Damascus, Rural Damascus, Tartous and Aleppo.

  • (37) Suspected Measles cases were reported during this week; mostly from Ar-Raqqa (10) cases, from Dar’a (6) cases, and from Damascus (5) cases.

Completeness& Timeliness of Reporting

  • The overall completeness of reporting was 80%; (908out of total 1132 EWARS sentinel sites). (14) Governorates have reported this week. Timeliness of reporting is 89%.