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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    US fears for life of woman aid worker held by Islamic State in Syria

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:14am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington US officials say humanitarian aid worker, 26, is being held in Syria; also confirm death of American who joined Islamist militants US fears for life of aid worker held by Islamic State The Islamic State militant group is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work in Syria, a family representative said. The 26-year-old ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1581054/american-woman-held-hostage-islamic-state-syria-us-muslim-convert-ranks
  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Relief in US as Syrian jihadis free journalist hostage after James Foley’s killing

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 12:49pm

    ... that have yet to be fully explained. The release of Curtis, 45, appeared to have been aided by Qatar, which said it had "exerted relentless efforts" to win the American's freedom. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1580526/american-journalist-held-syria-freed-qatar-exerts-influence-militants
  3. News - World - SYRIA

    UN finally backs resolution calling for aid convoys to be granted access across war-torn Syria

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:37am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York US welcomes "overdue" vote but fears move will be toothless as Damascus will face no sanctions UN resolution demands access for aid convoys The UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution calling for humanitarian aid convoys to be allowed access across war-torn Syria, but diplomats immediately voiced doubt about its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1433816/un-finally-backs-resolution-calling-aid-convoys-be-granted-access-across
  4. News - World - SYRIA

    UN aid chief Valerie Amos urges ‘action on the ground’ in Syria

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 09:11pm by AFP

    ... Reuters in New York UN aid chief urges 'action on the ground' in Syria UN aid chief Valerie Amos urged the United Nations Security Council to act to increase humanitarian access ... Syrians, or nearly half the country's population, needed help. Amos has repeatedly expressed frustration that violence and red tape have slowed humanitarian aid deliveries to a trickle. Last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1427974/un-aid-chief-valerie-amos-urges-action-ground-syria
  5. News - World - SYRIA

    Evacuations, aid delivery resume in Syria’s besieged city of Homs

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 07:24pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Damascus Watch: Chaotic evacuations from besieged Homs Operations to evacuate civilians from besieged parts of Syria’s Homs and deliver aid resumed on Wednesday after being suspended for a day, the provincial governor said. “At 11am, food aid was able to enter the Old City of Homs,” Talal Barazi told reporters. “The vehicles that are taking in the aid ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1426594/evacuations-aid-delivery-resume-syrias-besieged-city-homs
  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Russia to veto Syria aid resolution, denounces draft as foundation for military strikes

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 12:31pm by Reuters

    ... on humanitarian aid access in Syria in its current form, denouncing the draft as an effort to lay a foundation for military strikes against President Bashar al-Assad’s government. Moscow had already ... told reporters that Russian UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin told the council Moscow was prepared to work on some kind of resolution on aid access, but not the present draft. Russian Foreign ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1426462/russia-says-will-veto-syria-aid-resolution-current-form
  7. News - World - SYRIA

    Aid workers defy gunfire to evacuate civilians from Syrian city of Homs

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:47am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Beirut Operation comes a day after shelling and gunfire hit an aid convoy in besieged city Aid workers defy gunfire to evacuate civilian Syrian aid workers evacuated ... supplies to enter. State television said gunfire echoed around rebel-held areas in the city centre as aid workers helped women, children and elderly men leave after being trapped for more than 600 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1424629/aid-workers-defy-gunfire-evacuate-civilians-syrian-city-homs
  8. News - World - SYRIA

    United States increases pressure to allow aid into 'starving' Homs

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 11:19pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Geneva Damascussayswomen and children can leave besieged city and that it will let in humanitarian assistance by arrangement with the UN Push to agree on aid for Homs The United States yesterday demanded that Syria allow aid into the "starving" city of Homs, as talks aimed at ending three years of civil war hit more trouble over the future of President Bashar ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1415339/united-states-increases-pressure-allow-aid-starving-homs
  9. News - World - SYRIA

    Aid and release of prisoners on the table at Syria peace talks in Geneva

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:40am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Geneva We haven't achieved much but we'll keep going, says UN envoy, who's acting as a buffer between protagonists who refuse to talk to each other Aid ... UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva. The opposing parties discussed aid and prisoner releases in talks aimed at building some kind of trust before tough political negotiations, but there was no sign ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1414285/aid-and-release-prisoners-table-syria-peace-talks-geneva
  10. News - World - SYRIA

    Barack Obama seeks US$500 million from Congress to train, equip Syrian rebels

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 01:07pm by AFP

    ... support to vetted armed rebels. Washington has been studying options for providing assistance to rebel forces beyond the existing aid, which includes mainly "non-lethal" support. While ... South Asia to Africa's Sahel region. Syrian government holding up food and medical aid, UN official says The UN humanitarian chief accused the Syrian government of imposing "arbitrary ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1541552/obama-seeks-us500-million-congress-train-equip-syrian-rebels

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