Syria Worsened as UN Resolutions Went Ignored

March 12, 2015 9:40 AM

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Two U.N. Security Council (UNSC) resolutions adopted last year have failed to bring improvements to the humanitarian situation in Syria, better protect its civilians from violence or forge any progress toward a political resolution to the country's crisis, a new report from international aid agencies said Thursday.

The resolutions focused on urging all parties to protect civilians, end indiscriminate attacks and allow for humanitarian aid to reach those in need. But the group of more than 20 aid agencies said the measures have been ignored or undermined, leaving Syrians to experience "increasing destruction, ...

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