Syria crisis: the EU responds to spiralling needs with more emergency humanitarian aid
EU News 227/2013
Brussels, 12 May 2013
The European Commission is announcing today an additional €65 million in response to the rapidly growing scale of the humanitarian crisis resulting from the conflict in Syria. With more intense fighting in Syria and just three months after pledging € 100 million at the Kuwait donors' conference, the Commission is stepping up its effort to fund aid agencies because of the scale of the emergency.
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