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Winter adds to suffering of Syrian refugees in Lebanon

– Situation of Syrian refugees exacerbated by Lebanese economic crisis, country unable to address needs of refugees

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US stands by NATO ally Turkey: Special envoy for Syria

– James Jeffrey also extends condolences for martyred Turkish troops by regime attacks in Idlib on Monday

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Alaturka

UN expresses concern over safety of civilians in Idlib

By Peter Kenny GENEVA (AA) – The United Nations on Tuesday expressed concern over the safety and well-being of civilians in northwestern Syria, especially Idlib, where continuous fighting has led to the displacement of nearly a million people since last December. "In just little more than 10 weeks – from December 1 till today – […]

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Turkey, Russia to discuss tensions in Idlib, Syria

– On heals of 3-hour session last week, delegations in Ankara to discuss escalating situation in northwestern Syria

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Alaturka

UN sends 9 truckloads of aid for displaced Syrians

By Cem Genco HATAY, Turkey (AA) – The United Nations on Friday dispatched nine truckloads of humanitarian aid for displaced civilians of Idlib, a war-weary city in northwestern Syria. The trucks entered Syria through the border crossing in Turkey's southern Hatay province. Since the Bashar al-Assad regime, Russia and Iran launched attacks in November 2019, […]

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UPDATE – Cyclone Idai kills over 700 in southern Africa

– Health organizations fear floods, decomposed bodies might trigger outbreak of cholera

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Alaturka

Turkish charity distributes aid to families in Yemen

By Etem Geylan ISTANBUL (AA) – A Turkish humanitarian group distributed food packages aid to 2,600 Yemeni families, according to a statement on Thursday. The Istanbul-based Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) said the humanitarian crisis continues to grow in Yemen. IHH distributed food aid to needy families in Yemen, including the regions in Sanaa, Aden, Al-Mahwit, […]

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UN warns of growing humanitarian crisis in CAR

– Some 2.9 million people are in need of assistance and protection in Central African Republic, UN says

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UK arms sold to Saudis must follow humanitarian law

– UK arm sales to Saudi Arabia has recently come under focus again following journalist Khashoggi’s killing

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Politika

UN Security Council calls for Yemen port to remain open

– Saudi- and UAE-led coalition attacked Hudaydah port, a vital supply line of humanitarian aid to Yemen