Widespread closure of UNRWA facilities in Damascus, with 8 facilities currently housing 6,549 internally displaced persons (IDPs).
There are a total of 7,623 IDPs in UNRWA facilities across the country as of 9 January, up from 2,631 on 6 December. 92 per cent of IDPs are Palestine refugees.
Unconfirmed reports of at least 8 refugees killed in Damascus.
Approximately 50,000 students currently unable to attend regular classes.
Electricity is back on in Homs.