EARTHQUAKE | TURKEY AND SYRIA | 2023
7 February 2023
A devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck in the early hours of Feb. 6 followed by a second powerful 7.5-magnitude temblor only hours later.
4 November 2022
As hundreds of thousands of people fled to more populated areas of Tigray during early 2021, there were many stories of suffering and hunger. Thousands of children and nursing and pregnant mothers were increasingly at risk of malnutrition. Some families were reduced to begging for food, and many simply went days or longer without eating.
22 March 2022
Since February 2022 Samaritan’s Purse has been able to serve tens of thousands of people whose lives have been disrupted by the conflict. Samaritan's Purse currently have staff on the ground between Ukraine, Poland, Romania, and Moldova and other European nations that are helping to support the people of Ukraine.
20 March 2022
In February 2022, Samaritan's Purse provided critical relief to isolated island communities in the Philippines. In the aftermath of Super Typhoon Rai Samaritan's Purse brought supplies to remote island villages where many of these impoverished communities were only accessible by boat, making relief efforts much more difficult.