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|Over 70 aid groups say U.N. allows Syria to manipulate relief |
More than 70 humanitarian organizations are accusing the United Nations of allowing the Syrian government to manipulate relief efforts and deprive thousands in besieged areas of help. The aid groups working in Syria ...
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|Syria's war: Aid agencies suspend cooperation with UN |
More than 70 groups sign letter saying Syrian regime has influence over UN and Red Crescent operations, demand probe.
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|Kayla Mueller's parents donate to Doctors Without Borders|
The parents of the Islamic State hostage had once denounced the group.
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|Fact checking at UN: Kerry blasts Moscow for statements it did not make |
US Secretary of State John Kerry has used a UN session to criticize Moscow over the Syria aid convoy attack. Saying that he and the Russian foreign minister are in “parallel universes,” Kerry appeared confused by what top Russian officials had actually said. Read Full Article at RT.com
1834 points by Russia Today | Syria Humanitarian aid Unmanned aerial vehicle Russia MQ-1 Predator Israel Humanitarianism Iraq War
|US coalition Predator drone spotted at time & place of Syria aid convoy attack – Russian military|
The Russian Defense Ministry says that a US coalition drone was in the vicinity of a humanitarian convoy when it was attacked outside Aleppo. According to the Russian military, the unmanned aircraft was a Predator drone. Read Full Article at RT.com
5886 points by Russia Today | Humanitarian aid Syria United Nations Humanitarianism Russia RIA Novosti Development aid Attack
|NATO won’t speculate on who struck aid convoy in Syria – Stoltenberg to RT|
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg refused to “speculate” on who bears responsibility for the attack on the UN-Red Crescent aid convoy near Aleppo, saying we should “get the facts” first, as he spoke to RT after his meeting with the Russian FM. Read Full Article at RT.com
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|Militants on pickup with mortar use Aleppo aid convoy as cover, Russian MoD shows (VIDEO)|
Militants driving a pickup with a mortar sought cover behind the UN-led aid convoy that was destroyed near Aleppo, the Russian military has said, releasing a video from one of its monitoring drones in Syria. Read Full Article at RT.com
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|UN suspends Syria aid convoys after 'savage' attack|
BEIRUT — Volunteers were still dousing the fires from an overnight attack on an aid convoy that killed 20 civilians as the U.N. announced Tuesday it was suspending overland aid deliveries in Syria, jeopardizing food and medical security for millions of besieged and hard-to-reach civilians.
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|U.N. suspends aid deliveries to Syria after deadly attack on humanitarian convoy|
The United Nations suspended humanitarian aid deliveries to Syria after an attack killed 21 civilians unloading supplies northwest of embattled Aleppo at the end of the week-long cease-fire, officials said Tuesday. The attack Monday night struck 18 of 31 trucks in an aid convoy in rural Urem al-Kubra,...
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|Syria Aid Convoys Suspended After Attack; U.N. Leader Condemns ‘Cowards’|
United Nations officials were dumbfounded by the airstrike, which occurred after the Syrian military declared that a partial cease-fire was over.
-1 points by The New York Times | United Nations Ban Ki-moon Humanitarian aid Geneva Syria Humanitarianism Secretary-General of the United Nations United Nations General Assembly
|U.N. suspends aid to Syria after convoy attacked|
Deliveries are being held pending a review of the security situation in the war-torn country.
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|UN suspends aid operations in Syria after deadly attack|
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