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UN Weighs Whether Madaya Siege in Syria is War Crime

The United Nations is looking into whether the man-made humanitarian calamity inside the besieged Syrian town of Madaya is a war crime or a crime against humanity. Aid workers who got inside Madaya on Monday have seen what they call the worst sights in the nearly five-year-long civil war in Syria, including people literally starving to death in the streets. Syrian rebels control Madaya while Syrian government forces surround the city, making escape impossible. "We saw a people...

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