Aid to Syria

Special Threat to flow of aid to Syria is a ‘life-and-death’ issue

Threat to flow of aid to Syria is a ‘life-and-death’ issue

  • A Security Council vote on renewing UN mandate for cross-border humanitarian assistance is due July 10; Irish envoy says millions depend on it to survive
  • Pressure is mounting on Russia to allow flow of aid to continue but Moscow believes it should all go through the regime in Damascus
By Ephrem Kossaify ·