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Russia Readying for Compromise on the UN Humanitarian Aid to Syria – PRIO BlogsPRIO - 2021-06-04 03:05
Egypt Sends Humanitarian Aid to Palestine | Asharq AL-awsatAawsat - 2021-05-29 21:25
The Recap: Humanitarian Aid, Hoge Kempen & Holding ProtestsBrusselstimes - 2021-05-28 20:48
UK Ambassador to UN: Iraq-Syria border crossing must re-open for humanitarian aidNPA Syria - 2021-05-28 12:08
QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – On Wednesday, UK Deputy Permanent Ambassador to the UN Jonathan Allen criticized the insufficient delivery of aid to Syria through UN-approved border crossings, and called for the re-opening of Yaroubiyah border crossing be ...
Mozambique Palma attack: 'I had to pay a bribe to flee'BBC - 2021-05-27 01:43
Aid agencies have been barred from parts of Mozambique, leading to fears of a humanitarian emergency. ...
EU promises humanitarian aid to north-east Syria but has no direct access to the regionBrusselstimes - 2021-05-26 17:22
Rep. Chris Smith calls for $50,000,000 in direct US humanitarian aid to ArtsakhArmenianweekly - 2021-05-11 23:18
Rep. Chris Smith calls for $50,000,000 in direct U.S. humanitarian aid to Artsakh – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-05-07 07:28
Rep. Chris Smith Calls for $50 Million in Direct U.S. Humanitarian Aid to Artsakh | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2021-05-07 06:14
G7 condemns politicization of aid in SyriaNPA Syria - 2021-05-06 17:38
G7 countries condemned the politicization of obtaining and distributing aid in #Syria, calling urgently for the re-authorization of humanitarian aid through Syria’s border crossings The post G7 condemns politicization of aid in Syria appeared first on Nor ...
U.S. announces $310 million in humanitarian, food aid to Guatemala, Honduras, El SalvadorYahoo - 2021-04-27 17:39
Ramadan worsens IDPs’ living conditions in Syria’s East Manbij CampNPA Syria - 2021-04-22 21:34
With the implementation of the #coronavirus lockdown, humanitarian organizations operating in #Syria's East #Manbij Camp have stopped providing aid, which included foodstuffs and cleaning supplies, to IDPs. The post Ramadan worsens IDPs’ living conditions ...
$6.4 billion humanitarian aid pledged for Syrian refugeesANF - 2021-03-31 14:58
The Syria Conference in Brussels decided to grant $6.4 billion humanitarian aid to Syrian refugees, which remains far below the expectation of the UN. ...
US announces nearly $600m in humanitarian aid to Syrians | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-03-31 12:12
UN must open Syrian borders for humanitarian aid: BlinkenRûdaw - 2021-03-30 19:50
UAE calls on UN Security Council to condemn obstruction of humanitarian aid delivery by armed groups | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-03-27 00:19
Syrian humanitarian aid: it's high time for long-term sustainable planning - Global Village SpaceGlobalvillagespace - 2021-03-15 13:06
US concerned about Houthis stealing humanitarian aid | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-03-13 12:46
Head of Office of the EU Directorate General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO) Visited JCCKurdistan Regional Government - 2021-02-20 00:04
The New Humanitarian | Myanmar aid, COVAX doses, and a new US refugee target: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2021-02-06 00:49
Russia and China veto extension of cross-border humanitarian aid to Syria | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-01-21 11:05
Iraq crisis: Australian plane drops humanitarian aid into Amerli residents under siege by Islamic State militants - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)ABC - 2021-01-19 13:27
The New Humanitarian | Central African conflict, aid worker deaths, and an election in Uganda: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2021-01-08 22:11
General Assembly Adopts 4 Humanitarian Aid Resolutions, as Delegates Brace for COVID-19’s Broader Impact amid Threat of Famine, Economic Hardship - World | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-12-12 03:38
Zola Jesus Shares Cover Of Armenian Folk Song “Krunk” To Benefit Humanitarian Aid For Azerbaijan Conflict - mxdwn MusicMxdwn - 2020-12-05 06:44
First Plane with Humanitarian Aid From France Lands in Yerevan • MassisPostMassispost - 2020-11-29 22:13
Fifty tons of humanitarian aid from Moscow reach Armenia – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-11-06 02:44
New consignment of humanitarian aid arrives in Armenia from Russia’s Pyatigorsk – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-11-05 13:38
Russian-Armenian community sends large consignment of humanitarian aid to Yerevan – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-10-26 10:45
Plane carrying humanitarian aid en route from LA to Yerevan (video) – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-10-19 22:16
Global Awareness Initiative Reports Turkey Blocked 100 Tons of Humanitarian Aid to ArmeniaPrnewswire - 2020-10-18 07:47
Armenia: Turkey and Israel transport combat drones to AzerbaijanANF - 2020-10-11 15:43
Armenia argues that combat drones being transported to Azerbaijan from Israel, Turkey under guise of humanitarian aid. ...
The New Humanitarian | Yemen aid plea, Mali power struggle, and Storm Alpha: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-09-19 00:44
Somali human rights defenders win Aurora humanitarian aid grantJam News - 2020-09-18 16:13
The New Humanitarian | Moria fires, Ethiopian polls, and an A-Z of aid: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-09-12 06:29
U.N. Security Council to Allow Limited Humanitarian Aid to Syria’s Idlib Province | Democracy Now!Democracynow - 2020-09-03 10:31
UN hails aid workers after record attacksANF - 2020-08-19 16:14
The United Nations (UN) paid tribute Wednesday to humanitarian workers now battling the COVID-19 pandemic after a year in which they found themselves under greater attack than ever before. ...
From Armenia’s heart to Beirut: First plane with humanitarian aid heads for Lebanon – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-08-14 12:26
23. July 2020 – Humanitarian aid workers murdered in NigeriaThe Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) - 2020-07-31 17:31
U.S. to provide $108 million in humanitarian aid as the threat of Turkey-Syria war looms - Washington TimesWashingtontimes - 2020-07-17 14:56
Pompeo slams Russia, China for blocking humanitarian aid to northern SyriaInstitut Kurde / Paris - 2020-07-11 00:06
What’s next for humanitarian aid in NW Syria after cross-border aid veto? - Syria DirectSyriadirect - 2020-07-09 21:00
The war for humanitarian aid to Syria seeks to empower Damascus - The Jerusalem PostJpost - 2020-07-08 10:16
Call for humanitarian aid from ZirganANF - 2020-07-05 13:51
A part of the northern Syrian town of Zirgan has been occupied by Turkey. In addition to the constant attacks by the occupying forces, the economic crisis has been exacerbated by the US sanctions in Syria. The people cannot cover their everyday needs. ...
Politicised aid: Why Europe should sustain cross-border humanitarian assistance to northern Syria | European Council on Foreign RelationsECFR - 2020-06-29 10:37
The New Humanitarian | Syria’s new crisis, Africa’s neglected nine, and race and power in aid: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2020-06-12 18:14
The New Humanitarian | 13 ways coronavirus could transform humanitarian aidThenewhumanitarian - 2020-06-09 07:07
Factsheet: The UK's humanitarian aid response to the Syria crisis [EN/RU] - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-05-16 13:25
Urgent appeal for ceasefire and release of political prisonersANF - 2020-05-08 15:17
International call for the implementation of the UN call for a global ceasefire, resolution of political conflicts through negotiations, release of political prisoners, end to military escalation, provision of humanitarian aid, protection of activists. ...
Amazon natives call for international help against coronavirusANF - 2020-04-26 08:30
Indigenous leaders called for "international humanitarian aid" to prevent "an ethnocide throughout the Amazon basin". ...
Humanitarian foundation MHF reaches Maxmur with difficultiesANF - 2020-04-25 10:05
The humanitarian agency Mam Humanitarian Foundation (MHF) managed to deliver aid to Maxmur camp, which has been under embargo for 10 months, under very difficult conditions. ...
COVID-19: Urgent humanitarian aid needed in northeastern Syria - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-04-22 01:31
Turkey Unhappy With China Over Humanitarian Aid 'Message' To Armenia | EurAsian Times: Latest Asian, Middle-East, EurAsian, Indian NewsEurasiantimes - 2020-04-13 14:41
Corona crisis: Initiative calls for an egalitarian EuropeANF - 2020-04-11 13:43
The Initiative for an Egalitarian Europe calls for the EU to provide emergency humanitarian aid to societies and EU member states most affected by the Corona pandemic and the immediate closure of the inhuman camps in Greece. ...
Eastern Euphrates region in face of Coronavirus, amid lack of humanitarian aid and weak infrastructure – Enab BaladiEnabbaladi - 2020-04-04 06:43
COVID-19 and Deadly ConflictInternational Crisis Group - 2020-03-31 18:16
The COVID-19 pandemic is already disrupting humanitarian aid flows, peace operations and crisis diplomacy, and threatens catastrophe for refugees and displaced people. It could damage fragile states, trigger unrest and undermine international crisis mana ...
Swedish parliament asks to find ways to deliver aid to RojavaANF - 2020-03-09 12:58
The Swedish Left Party underlined the difficulties of sending humanitarian aid to North and East Syria and asked the Swedish Foreign Aid Minister to find ways to deliver aid. ...
In a bind over Turkey, EU finds money to contain immigrationReuters - 2020-03-05 06:04
European Union countries offered more money on Wednesday for border policing in Greece and humanitarian aid in Syria's Idlib, but they were in a bind over Turkey as they sought to avert a mass influx of migrants. ...
EU finds money to contain immigration, but at odds over TurkeyReuters - 2020-03-04 22:04
European Union countries offered more money on Wednesday to Greece for border policing and for humanitarian aid to Syria's Idlib in an effort to avert a mass influx of migrants, but were at odds over what to do about Turkey. ...
Switzerland opens 'humanitarian aid' channel to IranANF - 2020-02-28 12:19
A new payment system was developed in Switzerland in order to provide humanitarian aid to Iran, after sanctions came into force as the US withdrew from the Nuclear Agreement. ...
Hundreds of thousands in north-west Syria caught in humanitarian catastrophe, aid agencies warn - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-02-07 08:16
Cutting All Humanitarian Aid to Palestine – Postcards - WRMEAWrmea - 2020-02-06 12:53
Hundreds of thousands in northwest Syria caught in humanitarian catastrophe, aid agencies warn - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2020-02-05 18:51
Hundreds of thousands in northwest Syria caught in humanitarian catastrophe, aid agencies warn | International Rescue Committee (IRC)Rescue - 2020-02-05 17:47
Syrian Kurds criticize UN decision limiting humanitarian aid to SyriaKurdistan24 - 2020-01-29 03:33
Humanitarian aid to north Syria politicised despite EU protestsBrusselstimes - 2020-01-19 21:35
Displaced people in Ain Issa wait for humanitarian aidANF - 2020-01-19 14:58
The Civil Council of Ain Issa appeals to international organisations to take measures to help meet the immediate basic needs of those displaced by the Turkish aggression. ...
UN aid to Syria to be delivered via Turkish border crossings onlyANF - 2020-01-13 15:59
The UN Security Council wants to send humanitarian aid to Syria only via Turkey. The autonomous administration of northern and eastern Syria points out that the border crossings are controlled by jihadists. ...
UN Security Council’s scale back of Syria aid will worsen humanitarian conditions: Kurdish officials | Rudaw.netRûdaw - 2020-01-13 11:35
The New Humanitarian | A Libyan descent, a Syrian aid deal, and a royal messThenewhumanitarian - 2020-01-10 18:58
Syria: Russia’s veto denies millions of Syrian civilians essential aid amid humanitarian disaster in Idlib | Amnesty InternationalAmnesty - 2020-01-10 11:44
Humanitarian Aid in Kurdistan - BORGENBorgenmagazine - 2020-01-08 00:47
Syria: Nearly 1,000 Aid Workers Killed Since 2011BAS News - 2019-12-25 18:09
ERBIL - Nearly 1,000 aid workers have been killed since 2011 in attacks carried out by Russia and the Syrian regime, the Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR), said on Wednesday. According to the human rights group, a total of 979 humanitarian workers w ...
Russia, China veto UN vote, limiting humanitarian aid to SyriaKurdistan24 - 2019-12-22 23:13
Syria: Fears of humanitarian crisis rise after cross-border aid vetoed | News | DW | 22.12.2019DW - 2019-12-22 10:45
BCF Ready for Humanitarian Aid as Protests Rage in IraqBAS News - 2019-12-18 13:02
ERBIL — Erbil-based Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) has expressed readiness to deliver humanitarian aid to those affected by the month-long unrest in Iraq. The Kurdish charity organization said in an official statement that it was concerned with the gro ...
U.N. Security Council set for showdown over Syria cross-border aid deliveriesReuters - 2019-12-18 03:20
For the past six years the United Nations and other aid groups have been crossing into Syria from Turkey, Iraq and Jordan at four places authorized by the U.N. Security Council to deliver humanitarian assistance to millions of people. ...
The New Humanitarian | Syrian cross-border aid resolution faces trickier UN passageThenewhumanitarian - 2019-12-17 07:03
Kurdistan 24: Yezidis at Mount Sinjar camp call for solution to humanitarian situationJustice for Kurds - 2019-12-16 15:49
ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – Thousands of Yezidis (Ezidis) who live at the Sardasht displacement camp on Mount Sinjar have called for basic humanitarian aid as winter takes its toll on the residents there. The Sardasht camp was constructed in 2014 with 2,300 te ...
The New Humanitarian | Mass Niger attack, UK aid merger fears, and the Mekong’s missing murk: The Cheat SheetThenewhumanitarian - 2019-12-13 19:42
BCF to Deliver Sixth Convoy of Aid to Syrian KurdistanBAS News - 2019-12-10 23:06
ERBIL - The Kurdish Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) will send its sixth convoy of humanitarian aid to civilians in the Syrian Kurdistan. According to a statement by the charity organization, the convoy will include a total of 40 trucks of aid to be sent ...
BCF to Deliver Additional Aid to Syrian KurdistanBAS News - 2019-11-28 23:57
ERBIL - The Kurdish Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) is expected to deliver additional humanitarian aid to Syrian Kurdistan where civilians have been affected by the recent Turkish incursion into the neighboring country. Speaking to reporters, Mousa Ahme ...
Del Ponte: UN failed, West betrayed the KurdsANF - 2019-11-16 08:02
Del Ponte said that the role of the UN in the war in Syria had actually to do only with humanitarian aid. The UN has done nothing to bring peace to Syria, she said. ...
Italy Delivers Humanitarian Aid to Syrian KurdistanBAS News - 2019-11-12 17:09
ERBIL - Italy delivered on Tuesday tons of humanitarian aid to the Syrian Kurdistan where civilians have been affected by the recent Turkish incursion into the region, Consul General in Erbil Serena Muroni said in a statement. The Italian envoy explained ...
Samaritan's Purse Delivers Aid to Syrian Refugees in KurdistanBAS News - 2019-11-11 14:36
ERBIL — A plane loaded with humanitarian aids provided by Samaritan's Purse landed at the Erbil International Airport on Monday. The shipment goes to the Kurdish refugees who escaped their homes after Turkey attacked a massive military operation in north ...
Turkey Blocks Plane Carrying Aid to Syrian Refugees in KurdistanBAS News - 2019-11-10 11:25
ERBIL — A US cargo plane carrying humanitarian aid to the Syrian Kurdish refugees sheltered in Kurdistan Region was blocked by Turkey. The shipment, prepared by Samaritan’s Purse organization, was due to arrive at Erbil International Airport on Sunday, 1 ...
PM Barzani Calls for Int’l. Support as Cold Season Challenges Refugees in KurdistanBAS News - 2019-11-09 13:52
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Masrour Barzani renewed a call on the international community and aid organizations to support the Kurdistan Region in the humanitarian response to the refugees and IDPs it hosts. PM Barzani made the remark during ...
Israeli Deputy FM: We have sent humanitarian aid to Kurds - Israel News - Jerusalem PostJpost - 2019-11-06 16:45
BCF, Kuwaiti Aid Organization to Deliver Assistance to Syrian RefugeesBAS News - 2019-11-05 14:10
ERBIL - The Kurdish Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) in cooperation with the Kuwaiti state aid organisation will deliver humanitarian assistance to the Syrian refugees who have fled the Turkish bombardments in northeastern Syria. According to the informa ...
Aid Groups Warn of Humanitarian Crisis from Turkey’s Assault on Syria – ConsortiumnewsConsortiumnews - 2019-10-18 20:25
Aid Agencies Struggle to Respond to Humanitarian Crisis in Northern Syria Amid Turkish IncursionForeignpolicy - 2019-10-18 10:33
Kurdish humanitarian groups left to fend for themselves as Northern Syria goes from refuge to frontlineCNN - 2019-10-17 17:36
As foreign aid workers leave northeast Syria, poorly-equipped Kurdish aid groups are grappling with the mass displacement caused by a Turkish incursion. ...
Barzani Charity Foundation delivers 30 trucks of humanitarian aid to RojavaKurdistan24 - 2019-10-15 16:44
BCF Sends 20 Trucks of Humanitarian Aid to Syrian KurdistanBAS News - 2019-10-15 12:55
ERBIL — Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) said on Tuesday it has sent 20 trucks loaded with 317 tons of humanitarian aid and relief supplies to the people affected by the Turkish offensive in Syrian Kurdistan. @BarzaniCF reached the border of #Syria, we a ...
BCF Making Preparations to Deliver Aid to Syrian KurdistanBAS News - 2019-10-15 00:06
ERBIL - The Kurdish Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) is making preparations to deliver humanitarian assistance to the civilians affected by the Turkish incursion into Syria. The BCF said in a statement that it will send the assistance on Wednesday mornin ...
15 aid agencies warn of humanitarian crisis in North-East Syria - Civilians at risk as violence escalates and humanitarian work is suspended - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWebReliefweb - 2019-10-14 20:05
Aid agencies warn of a humanitarian crisis after 100,000 flee violence as Turkey pushes further into Syria - ITV NewsITV - 2019-10-13 23:32
BCF Reaffirms Readiness to Deliver Aid to Syrian KurdistanBAS News - 2019-10-12 10:50
ERBIL - The Kurdish Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) has reaffirmed its readiness to deliver humanitarian aid to the civilians in the Syrian Kurdistan, who have been affected by the Turkish operation. Turkey has begun a military operation against the Kur ...