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 Operation Overview
06 November 2017 16:00
 Border Crossings and Customs

Bab al-Salam border crossing is now open for both commercial and humanitarian shipments.

30 October 2017 16:45
 Border Crossings and Customs

For technical reasons, the Bab al-Salam border crossing from Turkey into northern Syria is temporarily closed for all shipments.

20 October 2017 17:45
 Border Crossings and Customs

Commercial restrictions for Bab al-Hawa border-crossing are lifted as of 18 October 2017. All items, with the exception of cement, are now allowed to cross the border through the commercial channel.

18 October 2017 15:00

Meetings held in Amman, Jordan; Damascus, Syria; Gaziantep and Antakya, Turkey.
Transshipment hubs set up in Turkey.
Coordination of cross-border operations provided in Jordan.


Temporary Storage available in Syria in Lattakia and Tartous (coastal area), Homs (Rural Homs), Kisweh and Sahnaya (Rural Damascus), Qamishly (northeastern Syria) and Aleppo (northwestern Syria).


A common cargo transport service inside Syria to all governorates, security and access permitting (cost-recovery since January 2015)
Joint Humanitarian Convoys to the most difficult-to-access locations inside Syria

Information Management

An IM Officer is present in Beirut, Lebanon, and a GIS Officer is available in Amman, Jordan

From the blog

Humanitarian Logistics in Syria
Thursday, 28 September, 2017 - 17:00
Following the recent resumption of land access, a ground-breaking inter-agency delivery of humanitarian assistance to Deir-ez-Zor... Read more


Field Locations


Samuel Terefe
(Logistics Cluster Coordinator)
Phone: +963 958882106
Skype Contact: samuelterefe
Alessandra Piccolo
(Logistics Cluster Deputy Coordinator)
Phone: +963 988912813
Dima Salloum
(Cargo Tracking Officer)
Phone: +963 950022354
Najd Al Chaar
(Logistics Associate)
Phone: +963 932101141


Ellen Hynes
(Turkey Logistics Cluster Officer)
Phone: +90 (0) 530 956 1083
Agnes Semaan
(Logistics Cluster Information Management Officer - Beirut)
Mobile Number: +96176320645
Skype Contact: agnes.semaan
Myron Kamensa
(Hatay Logistics Cluster Officer)
Mobile Number: +90 5302825813
Veton Gorani
(Roaming Logistics Officer)
Phone: +90 (0) 539 550 97 29
For service requests, please contact:

HQ Rome, Italy

Finne Lucey
(GLC Focal Point)