The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

Horrific phenomenon | Newborn girl dumped in dumpster in Rif Dimashq

Rif Dimashq province: Civilians have found a newborn girl who was abandoned by her parents for unknown reasons, and she was put inside a bag and left in a dumpster in Al-Sabina town in Rif Dimashq, where she was taken to a hospital to receive proper medication and necessary investigations before was transferred to a health care centre.

According to SOHR statistics, this is the 33rd case of abandoned new-born babies since early 2023 with 14 cases documented in regime-controlled areas, 16 documented in SDF-controlled areas and three in areas controlled by Turkish-backed factions.