FORUM

Jun 2 2020

Providing medical care continued despite difficulties due to coercive measures

Damascus, SANA_ The Ministry of Health affirmed the continuation of preventive measures aimed at dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic and stressed that it closely follows the results of the gradual easing of precautionary measures applied in various sectors. In parallel, the public health sector continues to provide adequate medical care to patients despite difficulties resulting from coercive unilateral economic measures imposed on Syria, which are undermining the capacity and response of the health sector. The Ministry, in a statement read by Assistant Director of the Contagious and Terminal Diseases Department  Dr. Atef al-Tawil, denounced the renewal of the sanctions applied …