QRCS centre in Syria stops working due to shelling

 08 Jan 2018 - 16:10

QRCS centre in Syria stops working due to shelling

The Peninsula Online

Doha: The Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) primary health care centre in Syria has stopped working due to heavy shelling. 

The centre located in Idlib and it was completely destroyed in the aerial bombardment, tweeted QRCS.

“On Sunday, January 7, 2018, the Qatar Red Crescent Society Primary Health Care Center, located in Idlib Governorate, Ma'arat al-Nu'man, was almost completely destroyed as a result of aerial bombardment,” the tweet said.

QRCS has been providing support in the medical sector in Syria, by providing medications, medical equipment, and fuel to help health facilities absorb the increasing numbers of injuries, amid deteriorating health conditions country­wide due to the conflict.