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Doctor Describes Humanitarian Nightmare In Syria

“The humanitarian situation is a nightmare. Their medical system has entirely collapsed. People are exposed to conflict and injuries from the war…”
– Brian D’Cruz, MD

Here & Now’s Robin Young interviews Dr. Brian D’Cruz, a Virginia-based emergency physician, after his return from two months in Idlib province in northern Syria with Doctors Without Borders.

This is an excellent  radio interview, as well as an article outlining Dr. D’Cruz’s experiences, broadcast and published 7 November 2013.

Other Groups Supporting the Children of Syria

A number of other groups are helping to support the children of Syria. They include:

Mercy Corps
Doctors Without Borders
Union of Syrian Medical Relief Organisations
Syrian British Medical Society
Karam Foundation
Hand in Hand for Syria
War Child International
Doctors of the World UK

See our complete list now.