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Syrian Humanitarian Groups Available to Comment on Relief Efforts During Cease-Fire U.S.-based aid organizations frustrated by delays in delivering aid to besieged civiliansSeptember 20, 2016 /
(Washington, D.C.) September 16, 2016 – Commenting on reports of limited secure access in to Aleppo for humanitarian aid shipments and aid convoys, Lena Arkawi, spokesperson for the …
- News September 13, 2016 /
The cessation of hostilities in Syria that came into effect at sunset on Monday is holding well into its first day, reports suggest.
UK-based monitoring group the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it had recorded no civilian deaths in the first 15 hours of the truce.
Residents in the embattled northern city of Aleppo reported calm.
UN officials say they are…
- News September 7, 2016 /
GENEVA, 6 September 2016 –Following an all-too-brief respite in fighting resulting from February’s cessation of hostilities agreement, there has been a tragic increase in violence targeting Syrian civilians crushing hopes of peace in the war-torn country, a group of UN experts reported today.
In its latest report, the UN Commission of…