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U.N. Set To Address Aid Delivery In Syria, Asks Europe To Help More Refugees

News outlets report on the ongoing crisis in Syria, where aid delivery is hampered by fighting.

New York Times: Bid to Deliver Aid to Syria May Set Stage for a U.N. Clash
“The United Nations Security Council was potentially headed for a showdown on Monday over getting food and medicine to millions of needy Syrians…” (Sengupta, 7/13).

U.N. News Centre: Syria: U.N agency urges Europe to shoulder more of refugee challenge
“With Syria heading into its fourth year of conflict, a United Nations agency [Friday] called on Europe to do more to help Syrian refugees, after a new report found that some nations in the region are turning back asylum seekers and ‘shouldering only a small part’ of the challenges…” (7/11).