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Aid Groups Call for Money, Access to Besieged Syrians

With new peace talks set to begin this week, humanitarian agencies called Tuesday for unimpeded access to millions of besieged people in Syria and for the funds needed to support lifesaving operations there. In less than two months, Syria will mark five years of civil war that has evolved into the biggest humanitarian crisis in the world. The United Nations estimates that since the conflict broke out in March 2011, more than 250,000 people have been killed, 6.5 million Syrians have become...

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