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The International Committee of the Red Cross Thursday described living conditions in a Syrian town cut off near Damascus as dire after delivering aid there this week for the first time in six months.The ICRC entered the insurgent-held town of Moadamieh, southwest of Damascus, along with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent and delivered medicines for chronic diseases to treat around 5,000 patients.A U.N. report issued last month said the conflict had killed over 220,000 people and left 12.2 million of the 22 million population in need of humanitarian aid as well as a third of the population homeless.
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