EU voices concern over UN Syria aid plan

By |julij 13th, 2020|News, Syria|

The EU on Sunday (12 June) voiced "deep concern" at a UN move to close an access point for humanitarian aid to war-torn Syria.

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We must not forget the legacy of Srebrenica

By |julij 10th, 2020|Belarus, Bosnia, China, death penalty, Iran, News, Srebrenica massacre, Syria, Uyghurs, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia|

This week we mark 25 years since the Srebrenica genocide carried out against the Bosnian people during the break-up of Yugoslavia. On 11 July, 1995, Bosnian Serb forces led by General Ratko Mladic and Serbian paramilitary units systematically massacred 8,372 men and boys: each one a mother’s son, a father, husband or loved one, to those left behind. It must not be forgotten, writes Anna Fotyga.

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International donors pledge $7.7 billion in aid to Syria

By |julij 1st, 2020|humanitarian aid, Iran, janez Lenarcic, Josep Borrell, News, Russia, Syria, Syrian Civil War, Turkey, United Nations, United States|

International donors pledged $7.7 billion in aid to face the ongoing humanitarian crisis at a Syrian aid summit co-hosted by the EU and the United Nations on Tuesday (30 June).

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Turkey accuses France of exacerbating Libya crisis

By |junij 17th, 2020|Egypt, Fayez al-Sarraj, France, Khalifa Haftar, Libya, Nato, News, Russia, Syria, Turkey|

Turkey angrily accused France on Tuesday (16 June) of exacerbating the crisis in Libya and violating UN and NATO decisions by supporting the forces of Khalifa Haftar against the internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA).

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Growing number of Turkish citizens apply for asylum in Germany

By |maj 8th, 2020|Asylum, Council of Europe, Germany, Iraq, Migration, News, Pro Asyl, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Refugees, Syria, Turkey|

Since the attempted coup in Turkey in summer 2016, the number of asylum applications submitted by Turkish citizens in Germany has increased significantly. In 2019, Turkish asylum seekers were the third-most-registered group, after Syrians and Iraqis, a...

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Russia joins UN’s appeal for global ceasefire, lists conflicts by name

By |marec 25th, 2020|António Guterres, Iran, Iraq, Islamic State, Libya, News, Russia, Syria, Turkey, United Nations, United States, Yemen|

Russia’s foreign ministry published a statement on Wednesday (25 March) urging all parties to regional armed conflicts to immediately stop hostilities, secure a ceasefire, and introduce a humanitarian pause, in the context of the coronavirus pandemic. Thus, Moscow joins the appeal UN Secretary-General António Guterres launched on 23 March.

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UN chief calls for ‘immediate global ceasefire’ amid COVID-19 pandemic

By |marec 24th, 2020|armed conflict, coronavirus, COVID-19, Eastern Ukraine, global governance, Libya, News, Syria, United Nations|

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for a global truce in the world's conflict zones on Monday (23 March) in order to protect vulnerable civilians from the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.

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EU foreign ministers promise more humanitarian aid to Syria

By |marec 6th, 2020|Dacian Cioloş, EU-Turkey deal, European humanitarian aid, Greece, Josep Borrell, News, Russia, Syria, Turkey, United Nations|

The EU is willing to provide more money for migrants stranded in Turkey, but Ankara must refrain from using them as a bargaining chip, the bloc's foreign ministers announced after an extraordinary meeting about the crisis in Syria's northwestern Idlib ...

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Erdogan says Turkey cannot handle new migrant wave from Syria, warns Europe

By |december 23rd, 2019|EU, EU-Turkey deal, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Refugees, Russia, Syria, Syrian conflict, Turkey, US|

Turkey cannot handle a fresh wave of migrants from Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday (22 December), warning that European countries will feel the impact of such an influx if violence in Syria's northwest is not stopped.

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NATO slams Turkey over Syria, lukewarm reactions to German ‘safe zone’ proposal

By |oktober 25th, 2019|Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, Germany, Hulusi Akar, Jens Stoltenberg, Kurds, Mark Esper, Nato, News, safe zone, Syria, Turkey, United States, YPG|

NATO defence ministers on Thursday (24 October) denounced Turkey for its military incursion in Northeast Syria, but acknowledged there was little they could do to restrain their strategically important ally.

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