A number of tents damaged by fire in an IDP camp in W. Idlib on August 19.

Fire broke out due to misuse of cooking appliances in an IDP camp near Heer Jamous village which is administratively a part of Salqin city in the western suburbs of Idlib governorate on August 19, 2021, completely burning about 20 tents and damaging a number of other tents.

SNHR calls on international relief organizations to provide the camp’s residents with urgently needed essential provisions immediately, and to provide the administration of the camp with a number of tents for emergency cases.