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Brussels to host next #Syria donor conference

Brussels to host next #Syria donor conference

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Now into its seventh year, the Syrian conflict has also triggered the biggest humanitarian disaster in modern times. Some 4 million Syrians have fled the country and more than eight million are internally displaced. Addressing the hardship, the European Union, Germany, Norway, Qatar, the UK, UN, and Kuwait will co-chair the ‘Conference on supporting the […]

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EU urged to do better ahead of Helsinki conference on #Peace4Syria

EU urged to do better ahead of Helsinki conference on #Peace4Syria

| January 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

World Vision is among 28 aid agencies urging donor countries to redouble their efforts to support refugees fleeing Syria, one year after pledges were made at a major summit in London.  The call comes as a conference gets under way on Tuesday 24 January in Helsinki, to discuss long-term solutions to the Syria crisis. The […]

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#Kazakhstan global diplomacy contributes to resolving #Syria conflict

#Kazakhstan global diplomacy contributes to resolving #Syria conflict

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

On 23 January, Astana is scheduled to host talks between the Syrian government and the opposition. Russia, Turkey and Iran will serve as guarantors of the negotiations. All sides have made it clear that the upcoming talks are not an alternative to the Geneva Process and instead will complement it. The main task of the […]

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#Kazakhstan provides additional humanitarian aid to #Syria

#Kazakhstan provides additional humanitarian aid to #Syria

| January 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakhstan sent about 500 tonnes of humanitarian aid on 6 January to the people of Syria in the form of food, including flour, canned meat, rice, pasta and tea, writes Aigerim Seisembayeva. Russian Ministry of Defense rendered its assistance in delivering the aid, which was brought by Kuznetsov dry-cargo ship to Tartus Port on 5 […]

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Verhofstadt: ‘Council should do more than ‘deplore’ the manslaughter in #Aleppo, it should act’

Verhofstadt: ‘Council should do more than ‘deplore’ the manslaughter in #Aleppo, it should act’

| December 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

During the debate in the European Parliament about the upcoming European Council meeting, European Liberal Democrat leader ALDE leader Guy Verhofstadt (pictured) has called on the leaders of EU government to finally agree on a common strategy to end the manslaughter in Syria and take decisive steps towards a European Defence Union.  “Syrian troops are […]

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#Syria #WhiteHelmets: ‘We need a no-fly zone and humanitarian corridors’

#Syria #WhiteHelmets: ‘We need a no-fly zone and humanitarian corridors’

| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Volunteers from the Syria Civil Defence – better known as the White Helmets – risk their lives on a daily basis by serving as the main rescue group operating in besieged eastern Aleppo. Addressing Parliament’s foreign affairs and development committees on 5 December, their chief liaison officer Abdulrahman Al-Mawwas decried the current situation in Aleppo […]

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Paris Conference: Ending impunity for perpetrators of crimes against humanity in #Iran and #Syria

Paris Conference: Ending impunity for perpetrators of crimes against humanity in #Iran and #Syria

| November 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Any solution seeking to end Daesh is conditional on complete eviction of the Iranian regime from the region, particularly from Syria. The people of Iran loathe this filthy war and stand by the people of Syria. A conference called, “Call for Justice: Ending Impunity for Perpetrators of Crimes Against Humanity in Iran and Syria” was […]

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