Nearly 10 Persons Die Every Day at Rukban and Houl Camps

22 May، 2019
Damascus, SANA

Syrian and Russian Coordination bodies on the return of Syrian Refugees reiterated that the US is responsible for the deterioration of humanitarian situation in al-Rukban and al-Houl camps, particularly with the increase of temperatures and decrease in water, food and medical care.

“The humanitarian situation in al-Rukban and al-Houl camps is in continuous deterioration in light of catastrophic conditions where residents suffer from severe decrease in water, food and medical care which lead to the death of between 7 to 10 persons every day,” the two bodies said in a statement.

The statement said that due to the joint efforts of Syria and Russia, nearly 12967 civilians have been evacuated from al-Rukban camp.

It added that the Syrian government are exerting great efforts to secure a safe return for residents to their Home.