UN: Aid to Syria's besieged up since cease-fire began

March 29, 2016 7:21 PM

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UNITED NATIONS – A new report says the United Nations and partners delivered badly needed medical and food supplies to about 150,000 people in besieged areas of Syria after a cease-fire that started last month led to a drop-off in fighting.

U.N. convoys delivered supplies to people in 10 of 18 areas under siege and to thousands in other, hard-to-reach areas after the Feb. 27 cease-fire, according to the report made available Tuesday.

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