Russia's war in Ukraine has been knocking on your door, too
Two years on, we know that if Russia succeeds, we will find ourselves in a world that will be dangerous for everyone without exception, Oleksandra Matviichuk writes. I don’t know what historians in the future will call this historical period. But we happen to live in rather challenging times. The…#oleksandramatviichuk #worldwarii #unsecuritycouncil #samuelhuntington #kyiv #russian #iranian #northkorea #syria #ungeneralassembly (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 25, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blockchain and Humanitarian Aid
Traditionally, the process of disbursing funds during humanitarian crises has been marred by challenges such as bureaucratic delays, lack of transparency, and the potential for mismanagement of funds. These hurdles not only hinder the prompt delivery of aid but also erode the trust of donors and…#blockchainrole #wfp #syrian #jordan #oxfam #pedroferreira (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Regional Director opening remarks at EMRO press briefing
22 February 2024 Dear colleagues, ladies, and gentlemen, Good afternoon from WHO's Regional Office in Cairo, Egypt. I am honored to address you today as the newly appointed Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean. As I begin my tenure, I'm deeply aware of the profound challenges our Region is facing. In Gaza, an entire population continues to face unimaginable violence and loss with nowhere left to flee, while levels of lifesaving-aid remain grossly insufficient. In Sudan, we are witnessing the world’s largest displacement crisis, as millions of people flee in search of safety within and outside the country. ...
Source: WHO EMRO News - February 22, 2024 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Israeli Jets Attack Damascus Apartment Building, Killing Two
Several presumed Israeli airstrikes rocked a residential area of the Syrian capital of Damascus on Wednesday. A wave of initial strikes reportedly activated Syria's anti-air defenses, but there was at least one direct hit on an apartment…#israeli #jetsattackdamascus #killing #syrian #damascus #syria #kfarsousseh #hours #iranian #seyedrazimousavi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From recovery to resilience: Zeynab's story after the earthquakes in Northwest Syria
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Source: UNFPA News - February 21, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

‘The Strangers’ Case’ Clip: Watch Omar Sy Play A Smuggler Who Helps Syrian Refugees Across The Aegean Sea In Special Gala Title
Beloved French actor Omar Sy stars in the debut feature from longtime producer Brandt Andersen in The Strangers’ Case, a searing and international ensemble that is world premiering at the Berlin Film Festival on Friday. Watch an exclusive clip above. Sy stars along with Yasmin Al Massri in the…#omarsy #brandtandersen #berlinfilmfestival #yasminalmassri #andersen #refugee #almassri #syrian #aleppo #turkey (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The 2023 T ürkiye-Syria earthquakes: analysis of pediatric victims with crush syndrome and acute kidney Injury - Döven SS, Tezol, Yeşil E, Durak F, Mısırlıoğlu M, Alakaya M, Karahan F, Kıllı, Akça M, Erdoğan S, Can M, Delibaş A.
This study aimed to analyze the clinical and laboratory findings, as well as management of pediatric victims with Crush... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Exploring women's religious coping strategies and psychological impact after the 2023 earthquake in Syria - Alsamara K, Kakaje A, Soqia J, Ghareeb A, Watson L, Hadakie R, Jawich K, Al-Homsi A, Forbes D.
This paper examined gender (N  = 1406;77.7% women) patterns of religious coping and psychological impact following the devastating 2023 Syrian earthquakes. Measures in this nation-wide convenience sample study included positive religious coping (PRC) and ne... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

US prosecutors ask judge to approve Binance plea deal
US prosecutors filed a sentencing memo on Feb. 16 asking a federal judge to sign off on the Binance plea deal, Bloomberg News reported. In November 2023, Binance and its former CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) pled guilty to charges of money laundering and sanctions violations. Deal justified The plea deal…#binance #changpengzhao #treasurydepartments #hamas #alqassambrigades #pij #alqaeda #iraq #syria #isis (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 17, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S.-led coalition blocks attacks at Conoco oil field in Syria -source
Air defence systems operated by U.S.-led coalition troops based in eastern Syria halted six drone attacks targeting their base at the Conoco oil field on Saturday, a security source said. The source did not tell Reuters if there were casualties. Coalition troops and the Kurdish-led Syrian…#syria #conoco #kurdish #sdf #islamicstate #iran #iraq #hamas #israel #mazloumabdi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S.-led coalition blocks attacks at Conoco oil field in Syria, source says
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Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israeli drone attack kills 2 in Lebanon, one of the deepest hits inside the country in weeks
An Israeli drone strike hit a car near Lebanon’s southern port city of Sidon on Saturday, killing at least two people and wounding two others, security officials said. The strike came as tensions across the Middle East grow with the Israel-Hamas war, a drone attack last month that killed three…#israeli #lebanon #sidon #middleeast #israel #jordan #syrian #yemen #iran #houthi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘We all lost. That’s where hatred leads us’: Diane Foley 10 years after her son’s murder by Islamic State
The last time Diane Foley spoke to her son Jim was in November 2012, when he called her at work in New Hampshire. Foley, a nurse practitioner at the clinic where her husband, John, was a doctor, was relieved to hear her son’s voice. A few months earlier, Jim had left the US for Syria to work as a…#dianefoley #newhampshire #syria #libya #islamicstate #jamesfoley #colummccann #americanmother #gaza #hamas (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Meta Removes Iran Supreme Leader Khamenei's Instagram, Facebook Accounts
Meta Removes Iran Supreme Leader Khamenei's Instagram, Facebook Accounts It has been a growing trend for the US government and US-based media platforms to censor and cancel Iranian state media entities. For example the biggest instance came in 2021 when the US Justice Department seized state-run…#khameneiinstagram #iranian #justicedepartment #doj #iraqi #kataebhezbollah #jcpoa #europeans #iran #syria (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 10, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drone strike in Baghdad kills high-ranking militia leader linked to attacks on American troops, U.S. military says
A U.S. drone strike blew up a car in the Iraqi capital Wednesday night, killing a high-ranking commander of the powerful Kataib Hezbollah militia who is responsible for “directly planning and participating in attacks” on American troops in the region, the U.S. military said Wednesday. The…#iraqi #kataibhezbollah #baghdad #greenzone #iran #iraq #abubaqiralsaadi #kataibhezbollahs #syria #kataebhezbollah (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 8, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news