Child killed in a fire in an IDP camp in N. Idlib on October 23

A fire broke out due to an electrical short circuit of a battery for electrical charging in an IDP’s tent in Jaber Atharat al Keram Camp in east Atama village in the northern suburbs of Idlib governorate on October 23, 2021, causing the death of one child and destroying the tent.
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.