Donors pledge $6 billion for Syria

Donors pledge $6 billion for Syria

(VOVworld) - International donors on Wednesday pledged USD 6 billion in aid to Syria for 2017, EU Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Christos Stylianides said at a conference titled "Supporting the Future of...
Uneven path to Syria’s reconstruction

Uneven path to Syria’s reconstruction

(VOVworld) – The European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN) will co-host a conference on the future of Syria on Wednesday in Brussels. The 2-day conference will discuss humanitarian aid, political transition...
UN extends aid activities in Syria for 1 year

UN extends aid activities in Syria for 1 year

(VOVworld) - The UN Security Council has approved the delivery without government approval of humanitarian aid across borders and conflict lines in Syria for another year in a resolution aimed at...
US–Philippines military relations remain robust

US–Philippines military relations remain robust

(VOVworld) – The US-Philippines military relations remain robust, with both sides committed to their alliance and cooperation on maritime security, counterterrorism, and humanitarian aid, according to the chiefs of the...
42,000 displaced in Mosul

42,000 displaced in Mosul

(VOVworld) - Nearly 42,000 people have fled their homes in Mosul city since Iraqi forces started their operation to recapture Mosul from the Islamic State (ISIS), said the International Organization...
Migrants continue destabilizing France

Migrants continue destabilizing France

(VOVworld) – Thousands of refugees flocked to Paris several days after France closed an encampment in the vicinity of the northern port city of Calais. French authorities are facing new challenges...