Germany's Foreign Ministry says it is increasing financial support for the Syria Civil Defense group, also known as the White Helmets.
The ministry said in a statement Friday that it has raised its funding for the group this year from 5 million euros ($5.61 million) to 7 million euros ($7.85 million).
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