UN: Syrian government approves aid access to 12 besieged cities

The Syrian government has approved full humanitarian aid access to 12 besieged cities and partial access to three locations under siege, the UN says.

The government has not approved access to two besieged towns, al-Waer and Zabadani, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs says.

The UN requested access to 34 locations, including 17 besieged areas. Twenty-three requests were approved for full aid access, six for partial aid delivery and five were denied.

Last update: Fri, 03/06/2016 - 20:09

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