While you were watching the video above, tens of barrel bombs could have rained the cities and villages of Syria. A tradition of death enjoyed and executed by the air forces of Assad regime since at least 3 years. Barrel bombs generate what feels like an earth quick and sometimes 50 earth quick a day.(Read HRW report: Syria: New Spate of Barrel Bomb Attacks)
The women and men who stand in the face of those daily, man-manufactured earth quicks are called Syria Civil Defense a.k.a The White Helmets. They emerged from a constant and urgent need to counter the effect of the daily intensive and arbitrary bombardment of the Syrian regime, mostly due to the deadly indiscriminate weapon known as barrel bomb.
The Barrel Bomb explained in 30 seconds.
The Baby Who Was Stronger Than The Barrel Bomb And Three Collapsing Roofs
Today we are trying to help those White Helmets who were injured among those heroes while saving others’ lives. In couple of days, we want to reach 100.000$. We are already at 83.000$. Read why you should contribute and what statements you would be making by either your donation or spreading the word around. (You Too, Can Lift The Rubble In Syria)
Support #HeroFund HERE
What Can You Do?
– Subscribe to the newsletter of The Syria Campaign
– Sign the petition to urge UN to move and stop the barrel bombs
– Like Syria Civil Defense Facebook Page to keep posted
– Most importantly, Donate and circulate #HeroFund to get those men and women back on their feet.