Middle East

U.N. envoy wins regime green light for aid convoys

In a handout picture provided by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) shows Syrian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Walid Muallem (C-R) meeting with United Nations (UN) special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura (C-L), during a brief visit in the Syrian capital Damascus on February 16, 2016. AFP / SANA / STRINGER

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 17, 2016, on page 1.




Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (

comments powered by Disqus



Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here