Maher comes from Outer Damascus. He is currently a political science student at Asia Virtual University in Malaysia. During the conflict, Maher worked with different local coordination offices in Outer Damascus. He moved to Jordan in June 2015. He joined Syria Direct to professionalize his journalism skills.
Amid a dire humanitarian situation in al-Hol camp in Hasakah province in northeastern Syria, medical services are reportedly scarce and quality treatment hard to receive, in addition to complaints from residents of discrimination in access to services.
AMMAN— In partnership with tribal leaders in eastern Syria, the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria (AA) has issued “tribal sponsorships” to release 1,122 women and children from al-Hol camp in July 2019.