UNRWA has 4,000 staff working in Syria. The Agency relies on its staff to run its core education, health and relief services in addition to providing humanitarian support to 450,000 Palestine refugees in the war-torn country. To date, 18 have perished as a result of the conflict and a further 26 are missing and or detained.
UNRWA presents its sincere condolences to the families of the 18 staff members:
last updated: March - 20 - 2018