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U.N. Should Name Parties Responsible For Bombing Health, Humanitarian Facilities In Syria

Al Jazeera: Who is bombing hospitals in Syria? Rashed al-Ahmad, pharmacist from Hama, northern Syria “…About three years ago, doctors at my health center had to decide whether to share the building’s coordinates with the U.N. As part of its deconfliction mechanism, the U.N. shares the coordinates of humanitarian facilities…

UNICEF Report Discusses Challenges To Maternal, Child Health In Yemen

UNICEF: Yemen: Parenting in a War Zone This report discusses the challenges pregnant women face in Yemen, noting, “Today, Yemen’s brutal conflict continues to rob children of their right to life and, for the survivors, to the best health care possible. This includes prenatal and postnatal care for their mothers…

Health Workers Call For End To Targeting Of Syrian Hospitals In Open Letter

The Guardian: Stop the carnage: doctors call for an end to Syria hospital airstrikes “Dozens of prominent doctors have called for urgent action to halt the bombing campaign by Syrian and Russian planes that has targeted more than 20 hospitals in Syria’s north-west, putting many out of action and leaving…

Continued Military Operations In Syria’s Idlib Interrupting Humanitarian Operations, Including At Health Facilities, Immunization Centers, U.N. Official Says

Associated Press: U.N. warns more Idlib military action will overwhelm aid needs “The U.N. deputy humanitarian chief warned Tuesday that further military operations in northwest Syria’s Idlib province will overwhelm aid efforts, stressing that an estimated 3 million people are caught up in crossfire in the last rebel stronghold. Assistant…