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EU hosts high-level ministerial event on #Syria in New York

EU hosts high-level ministerial event on #Syria in New York

| September 26, 2019

High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini (pictured) and Commissioner Christos Stylianides hosted a new edition of the traditional ministerial meeting on Syria in the margins on the 74th session of the UN General Assembly. The meeting was an opportunity to reaffirm the EU’s support to find a political solution that opens the way towards a united, independent, […]

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#Syria – EU condemns deterioration of situation in Idlib

#Syria – EU condemns deterioration of situation in Idlib

| July 25, 2019

The latest attack in a marketplace in Maraat al-Numan in North West Syria on 22 July is one of the deadliest attacks on civilian areas since the current offensive began at the end of April. We express our most sincere condolences to the families of the victims, writes the EEAS spokesperson. As the UN points […]

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UN calls for sustained support to #Syria and the region ahead of Brussels conference

UN calls for sustained support to #Syria and the region ahead of Brussels conference

| March 15, 2019

Three UN Principals have warned that the Syria crisis is not yet over and called for sustained and large-scale support to vulnerable Syrians, refugees and the communities hosting them. As the crisis enters its ninth year, humanitarian needs inside Syria remain at record levels with 11.7 million people in need of some form of humanitarian […]

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International Conscience Movement calls for release of Syrian women and children

International Conscience Movement calls for release of Syrian women and children

| February 20, 2019

A major conference has been held in Istanbul, Turkey by the International Conscience Movement, an NGO who’s aim is to attention to the suffering of women who are being tortured, raped, executed, imprisoned and made refugees since the beginning of the war in Syria. Their aim is to make advocacy and initiate diplomatic attempts to […]

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EU regional Trust Fund in response to #Syria crisis – new projects worth €122 million adopted for refugees and local communities in #Jordan, #Iraq, and #Turkey

EU regional Trust Fund in response to #Syria crisis – new projects worth €122 million adopted for refugees and local communities in #Jordan, #Iraq, and #Turkey

| December 17, 2018

The EU Trust Fund has adopted projects worth €122 million to support access to education and basic health care for refugees and vulnerable local communities in Jordan, to provide livelihood opportunities in Turkey and make available critical health care services in Iraq. In view of the continued impact of the crisis and the current 5.6 […]

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EU to host third Brussels conference on supporting future of #Syria and the region

EU to host third Brussels conference on supporting future of #Syria and the region

| October 2, 2018

The European Union will organize a third Brussels Conference on Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region in the last week of March 2019. This was announced on Wednesday (25 September) by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini during a high-level ministerial meeting on the Syria crisis, hosted by the EU in the margins of the 73rd UN General Assembly in New […]

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Can a new wave of #Syria refugees towards EU through #Albania be controlled?

Can a new wave of #Syria refugees towards EU through #Albania be controlled?

| June 1, 2018

Concern has been voiced at the number of the illegal migrants arriving in Albania, in particular from Syria and Pakistan, writes Martin Banks. Latest figures show this has increased 14 times in the period of January-May 2018 compared with the same period last year. The rise in the number of incoming refugees in Albania was […]

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