Syrian crisis: UN to start delivering aid to people living in besieged areas
February 29 , 2016
Making use of a truce brokered by Russia and the United States, the UN will start delivering aid to people living in Syria’s besieged areas. According to media reports, the first deliveries are being planned for Monday. Over the next five days, aid will be delivered to about 150,000 Syrians living in the besieged areas. By the end of March, the United Nations is hoping to help around 1.7 million people.