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UN chiefs urge stronger support for Syrians and host communities amid escalating violence
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Friday, 23 February 2018
UN chiefs urge stronger support for Syrians and host communities amid escalating violence
“We are deeply shaken and distraught by the brutality and utter disregard for civilian lives we are witnessing in Eastern Ghouta and other parts of Syria today,” said UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi, UN Development Programme Administrator Achim Steiner and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock in a joint press release....
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AFP - Syria-conflict WRAP
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Friday, 23 February 2018
AFP - Syria-conflict WRAP
Strikes pound Syria enclave as world fumbles for response By Hasan Mohamed =(Graphic+Video+Picture)= ATTENTION - ADDS Merkel and Macron to Putin, Russian call,...
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"Running out of words" - EU calls for immediate Syria ceasefire
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Friday, 23 February 2018
The European Union is calling for an immediate ceasefire as the death toll in Syria’s eastern Ghouta continues to mount. In a statement this afternoon , the EU...
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Lavrov: Russia to vote yes for Syria truce Russia's foreign minister indicated Moscow would support
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Friday, 23 February 2018
Lavrov: Russia to vote yes for Syria truce Russia's foreign minister indicated Moscow would support
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron echoed a United Nations call for an urgent ceasefire in Syria on Friday. According the Fre...
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Turkish forces shell convoy headed to Syria's Afrin region
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Friday, 23 February 2018
Turkish forces shell convoy headed to Syria's Afrin region
In a statement on Friday, the Turkish military said a fleet of some 30-40 vehicles of the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia had approached the main town of the northw...
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