Syria - Floods (UOSSM, Media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 4 April 2019)

  • Heavy rainfall hit northern Syria over the weekend causing fatalities and flooding refugee camps.
  • As of 4 April at 8.00 UTC, local media report two deaths in Al Hassakeh Province, while over 6 500 families across northern Syria have been affected. The Atma Camp (Idlib Province) was the most affected but several villages in Al Hassakeh Province have also been reportedly flooded.
  • Moderate rainfall is forecast for Al Hassakeh Province in the next 24 hours.