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U.N. fears for 2.5 million in Syria’s rebel-held Idlib as fighting escalates

U.N. fears for 2.5 million in Syria’s rebel-held Idlib as fighting escalates

An escalation in fighting and air strikes in Syria’s rebel-held Idlib province leaves 2.5 million civilians with “no place else to go” within their shattered homeland, the United Nations said on Monday. Panos Moumtzis, the U.N. regional humanitarian coordinator, called on major powers to broker a settlement to end the war and avoid a bloodbath […]

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