With the onset of winter inUnited nations on Thursday called for “Saving Life” funding for help six million people in Syria who They suffer from countless problems already.
belief money According to a statement issued by the two, “there is an urgent need to provide vital winter aid.” senior Officials from the United Nations humanitarian agency OCHA.
The agency said it only received 42% of Relief request budget for Syria this year. “This is the twelfth year of Crisis of the twelfth winter of hardship for the Syrian population, said the Acting Coordinator of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Mustafa bin Meleh.
In the statement, Benmeleh said along with Muhannad Hadi, coordinator of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Syria, warned millions of Syrians – including the displaced people living in Camps – they live in “precarious” conditions and “they will not be protected.” against Severe winter” without help.
Amid nationwide electricity rationing and chronic fuel shortages, many families are struggling struggling to keep them homes warm this winter.
UN officials said they were “in particular concerned about families who You can’t stand electricity buy Warm clothes or heating equipment.
The civil war in Syria that has claimed the lives of approx half million peopleled to the fragmentation of the country and caused economic collapse. about 90% of The population Live now below poverty line and 12.4 million people are food insecure, according to the United Nations
affiliate six million people in need of Winter aid 2.5 million live in northwest syria, in The last A major stronghold of rebels and jihadists of Country.
the majority of The three million people living in These lands have been depopulated, according to OCHA.
every winter in this is regionhigh rain transform camps for displaced people in muddy swamps.
Floods and infant deaths commonAlong with deadly Fires started people Burning wood for heating and cooking inside the tents.