A displaced Syrian boy at a camp in the town of Mehmediye, along the border with Turkey. File photo: AFP

UN restarts cross-border aid to war-torn Syria, but caves to Russian pressure and shuts access point

  • UN vote capped a week of rivalry pitting Russia and China against the 13 other council members
  • Aid deliveries to Syria limited to just one crossing point from Turkey
Topic |   Syrian conflict
A displaced Syrian boy at a camp in the town of Mehmediye, along the border with Turkey. File photo: AFP
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