US, UK and France call for air drops of humanitarian aid to besieged Syrian towns

  • The United States, France and the United Kingdom have called upon the UN to start air dropping humanitarian aid supplies to war-torn Syria’s besieged areas. As per media reports, the countries said that the government of Syria has failed to honor the June 1 deadline that was set for widespread aid distribution by world as well as regional powers. To discuss the issue of air drops, the UN Security Council will meet on Friday.