SYRIAN CIVIL WAR: A HUMANITARIAN CRISIS

  • Rani Erum

Abstract

The Syrian crisis is one of the most extensive issue of Middle East.The enduring fight among Baathist regime and factions of rebelliongroups created a humanitarian dilemma in the country. Since 2011the people of Syria are in complete despair, every dawn increasesthe intensity of their misery. The high amount of civilian deaths anddestruction of infrastructure turned the country in to completeturmoil. Every day thousands of Syrian entre in Greece and Turkeyfor refuge and security, many among them died during this processwhich regularly shows on television screens but regional andinternal actors are looking completely disable to do any significanteffort to settle the conflicts among opponents of crisis. Therefore,the peace prospects are not very hopeful because the ongoingclashes frequently sabotage every effort between the combatants.This study design to discuss the reasons, consequences and effectsof civil war on Syrians and enlightened the direct and indirect roleof regional and Western powers in the past seven years.

Published
2020-08-16