Almost ten years of war and now coronavirus. Syrians fear the worst. Blog by Dania Kareh 29 June 2020 In a country with an exhausted economy and its healthcare facilities decimated, it’s not only about fighting the virus itself but about withstanding its aftershocks. As a result of the lockdown, many people, who already live hand-to-mouth, have been unable to make a living. A crisis within a crisis.