Syrian Arab Republic

Syrian Arab Republic2018-11-28T12:41:21-04:00

The information below is based on the Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict (A/72/865–S/2018/465) issued on 16 May 2018.

Photo: UNICEF.

Widespread conflict continued throughout the Syrian Arab Republic and further escalated in the last quarter of 2016, with intense hostilities in eastern Aleppo city and in Bab and Manbij in Aleppo Governorate. The intensification of hostilities and continuing access restrictions posed considerable challenges for monitoring.

2016 Verified Figures

Cases of Recruitment and Use of Children
Children Killed
Children Maimed
Children Trapped in Besieged Areas

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