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Donors Pledge Millions in Aid for Syrians

International donors are pledging hundreds of millions of dollars to help those affected by the fighting in Syria, where U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says the conflict has set the nation back "years, even decades."Mr. Ban chaired a donor conference Wednesday in Kuwait as part of a U.N. effort to raise a record $6.5 billion this year. Kuwait opened the conference with a $500 million pledge, while U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced $380 million in new aid. The...

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