Berto Jongman: Syria – 10 Reasons It Will Get Worse — Ending with Creation of Next Generation of Stateless Angry Young Men and Women

04 Inter-State Conflict, 05 Civil War, 07 Other Atrocities, 08 Wild Cards, 09 Terrorism, 10 Transnational Crime, Corruption, Government, IO Deeds of War
Berto Jongman
Berto Jongman

The situation in Syria is only going to get worse … and here’s why

There’s no political solution to the conflict in sight, but that’s just one of the many reasons that this crisis will not end, writes the UN’s Melissa Fleming

LIST ONLY: 1. No political solution to the conflict in sight… 2. … and the suffering inside Syria is getting worse 3. No place to escape as borders to neighboring countries close… 4. … and animosity is rising toward refugees in host communities. 5. Hostility is also growing in Europe… 6. …and rescue at sea is being phased out 7. Funding for humanitarian organizations is flagging… 8. … and more than 50% of Syrian refugee children are out of school 9. There are rising numbers of struggling refugee women… 10. …and a generation of stateless children is being created.