Syria crisis

United States | U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Syria Crisis

United States – Today at the Third Brussels Conference on “Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region,” the United States announced more than $397 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the people of Syria as part of the Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan for 2019-2020. This brings U.S. humanitarian assistance in response to the … Continue reading United States | U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Syria Crisis

BEIRUT |The Latest: Pope calls for global response to Syria crisis

BEIRUT | April 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) The Latest on the Syria conflict (all times local): 1:35 p.m. Pope Francis says he is “deeply disturbed” by the international community’s failure to come up with a common response to the crises in Syria and other parts of the world. The pontiff said after his traditional Sunday blessing … Continue reading BEIRUT |The Latest: Pope calls for global response to Syria crisis

Turkish, Russian, Iranian leaders to meet over Syria crisis

ANKARA, Turkey  /February 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Turkish officials say the leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran will meet in Istanbul to discuss peace efforts for Syria. The officials said that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin agreed to the summit during a telephone call on Thursday. It was not … Continue reading Turkish, Russian, Iranian leaders to meet over Syria crisis