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UN approves extension of aid from Turkey to rebel-held Syria

Jul. 09, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Friday to extend the delivery of humanitarian aid from Turkey to rebel-held northwest Syria for six months with another six months virtually guaranteed after a U.S.-Russia deal, an agreement the U.N. said will provide...

UN draft resolution calls for Syrian aid through 2 crossings

Jun. 26, 2021 01:48 AM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A draft U.N. Security Council resolution circulated Friday would authorize the delivery of humanitarian aid to Syria across the borders of Turkey and Iraq, but Syria’s close ally Russia holds the key to its adoption. Russia has come under intense...