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UN Security Council passes 6-month extension of cross-border Syria aid

The UN Security Council adopted a resolution Tuesday extending a system for cross-border aid to Syria by six months, the duration demanded by Russia while other members had sought a full year. The measure received support from 12 of the Security Council’s 15 members, including Russia, China, and the grouping’s…
bubmag
July 13, 2022
Syria

Islamic State Syria chief killed in US drone strike, Pentagon says

Militant leader Maher al-Agal was riding a motorcycle at the time of the attack, which also left one of his top aides seriously injured The US called al-Agal ‘one of the top five’ Isis leaders, responsible for aggressively pursuing the development of Isis networks outside Iraq and Syria Published: 4:43am,…
bubmag
July 12, 2022
Syria

Key Islamic State figure killed in Syria drone strike, U.S. says

A top leader of the Islamic State terrorist organization was killed in a U.S. drone strike Tuesday in northwest Syria, the White House and U.S. military announced, an operation officials said would undercut the group’s ability to plan and carry out attacks globally. Maher al-Agal, who worked “aggressively” on building…
bubmag
July 12, 2022
Syria

U.N. Approves Shortened Extension of Syria Aid, Yielding to Russia

The resolution authorized the U.N.’s continued use of the Bab-al-Hawa border crossing, the lone corridor for sending food, water and medicine from Turkey.Photo: omar haj kadour/Agence France-Presse/Getty ImagesUpdated July 12, 2022 11:14 am ET Under the threat of a Russian veto, the U.S. and its allies on the United Nations…
bubmag
July 12, 2022
Syria

UN agrees to extend cross-border Syria aid by six months

Yemeni journalist in ‘critical condition’ as Houthi captors deny him medication   AL-MUKALLA: A Yemeni journalist held in Houthi prisons is said to be in a “critical health condition” and might die as the Iran-backed Houthis deprive him of life-saving medication, his family said. The family of Tawfiq Al-Mansouri said that…
bubmag
July 12, 2022
Syria

West bows to Russian call for 6-months aid to Syrian rebels

Quick view lets you read headlines faster. (Peter Crowther for The Post) The dominoes leading toward a new recession have started falling, so what happens next? There are two scenarios that could play out. MORE COVERAGE (Olivier Douliery/AFP/Getty Images) Many have paid off debts, bought homes, invested their money and…
bubmag
July 12, 2022
Syria

KSrelief-backed Arsal Health Center aids distressed Syrian refugee

Diriyah Gate Development Authority, the beating heart of Riyadh, celebrates its 5th anniversary RIYADH: Imagine this: a historical city, home to the rulers of a G20 country, bringing together communities from all walks of life to network. A pedestrian city, which encourages interaction and friendly engagements, a much-needed revolution for…
bubmag
July 10, 2022