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Save the Children CEO: Syria conflict is 'a war on children'

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The NGO Save the Children is publishing a chilling new report to mark the seventh anniversary of the war in Syria. The report points to a 45% increase of the civilian death toll across Syria since the creation of so-called "de-escalation zones", with at least 37 civilians killed every day since mid-2017. In a wide-ranging interview with FRANCE 24, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, CEO of Save the Children International, expressed her alarm and called on the international community to act.

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