Sana Sekkarie is a Security Studies master’s candidate at Georgetown University. Ms. Sekkarie received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Virginia where she worked as a research assistant focusing on the Syrian conflict in the Department of Politics. Sekkari now works as the Special Assistant to the Chairman of Atlantic Media. She spent a year as a research intern at the Institute for the Study of War’s Syria desk and is an editor at the Arab Tyrant Manual podcast.
The provision of tests and medical equipment to the crowded camps in northern Syria must be made a priority in order to prevent a catastrophic coronavirus outbreak in the area.