£150 million Syria aid appeal launched

An appeal to help the people affected by the two-year conflict in Syria has been launched by British aid agencies.

Jordanian border guards look out over Syria from Jordan Credit: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) said more than £150 million was needed to care for those affected by the fighting in Syria, and is today launching a major appeal for help.

More than three million Syrians have been forced from their homes because of the conflict.


Syria refugees aid appeal

An appeal to help more than three million Syrian refugees has been launched by the Disasters Emergency Committee.