This image of five-year-old Omran Daqneesh has encapsulated the wretchedness of the Syrian warThe Guardian reports that This image of five-year-old Omran Daqneesh has encapsulated the wretchedness of the Syrian war. Here are some groups working to help children in the country.

Much like the photo of Alan Kurdi, the young Syrian refugee who drowned in September last year while trying to reach Europe, the footage of five-year-0ld Omran Daqneesh being rescued from the rubble of his apartment block in Aleppo has encapsulated the wretchedness of the Syrian war and its effect on children.

People have been asking how they can help those caught up in the conflict. Here are some institutions working in the country:

Islamic Relief
Islamic Relief works on the ground in Syria distributing aid to more than 6.5m Syrians so far and helping hospitals in Aleppo to stockpile medical supplies.
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