One out of five children in the Middle East and North Africa needs urgent help, the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund reported.

The suffering of children in war-torn Syria has hit rock bottom with the highest number of grave violations against them since the US-led campaign to topple the government began in 2011.

The United Nations children’s agency (UNICEF) says 2016 inflicted record death and misery on Syrian children, making it the worst year ever for the rising generation.

The Takfiri Daesh terrorist group is reportedly brainwashing dozens of abducted Izadi children into becoming potential bombers to carry out counterattacks against advancing government forces and allies in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.

The United Nations has warned that water shortage poses a serious threat to children in the Syrian capital of Damascus where 5.5 million residents have been scrambling for clean water for nearly two weeks amid acts of sabotage by foreign-backed militants.


The UN children’s agency, UNICEF, says Saudi Arabia's devastating war in Yemen is hindering efforts to save children from acute malnutrition and deaths caused by preventable diseases.

An international NGO promoting the rights of children says Yemen’s health system is on the verge of breaking apart, with some eight million kids in need of basic healthcare amid a deadly Saudi war on the impoverished nation.

The United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that kids in Yemen are suffering from highest ever recorded rates of malnutrition amid scarcity of food supplies due to Saudi Arabia’s devastating military campaign against its southern neighbor.

Destruction of a major water pipeline has left nearly half of the children in the Iraqi battleground city of Mosul cut off from access to clean water, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said today.

The number of children living under siege in Syria has doubled in one year to almost half a million, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said.



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