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Humanitarian Groups Call for Sustained Cease-fire in Syria

Humanitarian groups say the cease-fire in Syria is an improvement, but needs to be more strictly enforced and sustained. “While the recent agreement to cease hostilities represents important progress, it’s incumbent on everyone to double down and turn this agreement into a sustainable cease-fire,” said Neal Kenny-Guyer, CEO of Mercy Corps, which has been working in Syria, feeding about 570,000 people each month. At a briefing Thursday in Washington, Kenny-Guyer said constant clashes,...

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