U.S. Humanitarian aid for Syrian crisis totals more than $2.9 billion

Dado, Natasha
September 2014
Arab American News;9/27/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 1494, p17
The article discusses the announcement by Secretary of State John Kerry of additional funding for humanitarian assistance in Syria. Assistant secretary Anne Richard met with the Syrian American Alliance and Chaldean Federation of America regarding aid efforts parallel to the military operations of the U.S. coalition against the Islamic State terrorist organization. The shutoff of water service to residents by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is also discussed.


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