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UN Humanitarian Chief Highlights Civilian Suffering in Syria

The U.N.'s humanitarian chief called attention Monday to the impact that the ongoing conflict in Syria is having on civilians in the country and the risk it poses to stability in the Middle East. Stephen O'Brien said at the close of a three-day visit to Syria that he hoped in following meetings with officials that concrete steps would be taken to boost humanitarian aid efforts in the country where U.N. figures show more than 12 million people need help. But he focused on the...

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