The information below is based on the Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict (A/73/907–S/2019/509) issued on 20 June 2019.

Syrian refugee children walk past shelters at informal settlement number 019 in the Bekaa Valley, eastern Lebanon, Wednesday 10 August 2016. Photo: UNICEF.

Armed clashes in camps for Palestinian refugees, sporadic armed violence and the presence of mines and other explosive devices negatively affected children throughout the country.

Child Casualties
Attacks on Schools and Hospitals

2018 Verified Figures