Middle East

US boosts humanitarian aid to Syria to over $100 mn

Syrian refugee children eat at a school where families fleeing the ongoing violence in their country have been hosted in the Lebanese village of Majdal Anjar in the eastern Bekaa Valley near the border with Syria on September 4, 2012. The number of Syrian refugees rose sharply last month, with more than 100,000 fleeing the war-torn country?to seek refuge in neighbouring countries, according to the UN refugee agency. AFP PHOTO / ANWAR AMRO





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