Catastrophe in Ghouta!

Photo credit ABDULMONAM EASSA/AFP/Getty Images)             

GHOUTA, “HELL ON EARTH!” — UN Secretary General António Guterres

“One of The Most Prolific Slaughterhouses of Humans in Recent Times” — UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein


Death and Destruction:

  • 1,700+ bombs shower Eastern Ghouta, Syria in just 18 Days
  • 18 Days of Continuous Aerial Bombardment
  • 400,000 trapped in basement hovels 18 straight days
  • 200,000 Are Children – half the population
  • 790 killed (Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, SOHR)
  • 174 Children killed (SOHR)
  • 106 Women killed  (SOHR)
  • 3,950 wounded (SOHR)
  • Rice Is Disappearing – their last food supply
  • Water has run out
  • No sewage. No waste disposal. No burial of bodies.

“This may be the darkest moment in the history of Damascus. The immeasurable carnage – the ghastly images of the dead women and children now barraging us – shames humanity,”  says Halil Demir, Zakat Foundation executive director.

Won’t you give all you can to save them?

Rush Food and Water to Them  

Rescue the Dying in Ghouta!