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Syria Hunger

Syria's Hunger Crisis Goes Beyond Madaya

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 01.15.2016 | World

Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot all about another story's b...

UN Wants To Get 64 Million People To Give $1 To End Syria Hunger Crisis

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 12.05.2014 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The World Food Program launched an unusual campaign Wednesday to raise $1 contributions from 64 million people around the worl...

UN To Slash Food Aid For Millions Of Syrians By 40%

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 09.22.2014 | Impact

The U.N.’s World Food Program (WFP) is so strapped for funds that it has no choice but to soon cut its nutrition aid to millions of needy Syrians by...

Syrians Are Starving To Death And That Is Unacceptable

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 04.23.2014 | World

The leaders of five major United Nations agencies warned on Wednesday that the humanitarian situation in war-torn Syria is continuing to deteriorate, ...

UN: 15 Die Of Hunger-Related Illnesses In Syria's Damascus

AP | Posted 12.30.2013 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — A U.N. official in Syria says 15 people have died of hunger-related illnesses in a besieged area of Damascus that is home to Palestini...

Special Foods Fight Malnutrition in Syria

William Lambers | Posted 12.08.2013 | Impact
William Lambers

It's critical that aid agencies maintain the pipeline of this food, especially in a crisis as desperate as the one in Syria. The hunger facing Syria is so severe that the needs of the population will grow as the conflict continues.

Hunger The Latest Threat To Syrians

Reuters | Posted 11.24.2013 | World

By Erika Solomon and Stephen Kalin BEIRUT, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Hunger is a growing threat to Syrians living in regions hit by the civi...

Hunger Spreads In Syria

Reuters | Posted 02.13.2013 | World

By Erika Solomon BEIRUT, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Desperation for food is growing in parts of Syria, where fist fights or dashes across the...