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Aid convoys reach four Syrian towns, first time since November

GENEVA: Aid convoys reached four besieged towns in Syria on Tuesday, delivering food and medical supplies to 60,000 people for the first time since November, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and United Nations said. “We are entering #Madaya, #Zabadani, #Foaa & #Kafrya with @SYRedCrescent & @UN delivering much-needed food & medical items,”… Read More »

Cambodia opposition leader leaves headquarters for first time in five months

PHNOM PENH: Cambodia’s main opposition party on Wednesday welcomed a sign of cooling political tension after authorities refrained from arresting its leader, Kem Sokha, on his emergence from months of being holed up in party headquarters. Tension between the country’s two main political parties has risen in recent months, with the opposition complaining of a… Read More »