Madaya: Aid convoy for besieged Syrian village delayed

January 9, 2016 5:53 PM

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An aid convoy which was due to reach a besieged Syrian village on Sunday has been delayed by last-minute hitches.

The World Food Programme (WFP) had hoped to take a first shipment of food and medicine to the 40,000 people trapped in Madaya, a rebel-held town near the Lebanese border.

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