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Statement by Ambassador Samantha Power on the Situation in Yarmouk

Samantha Power U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations  New York, NY April 30, 2015 The United States strongly condemns the Syrian regime’s April 28 shelling and bombing of Yarmouk, a Palestinian refugee camp in southern Damascus, and expresses concern over today’s reports of ongoing violent clashes in the camp. The regime’s latest aerial bombardment further threatens ...
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Remarks by Kerry, Syrian Opposition Council President Khoja

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson April 30, 2015 REMARKS Secretary of State John Kerry And Syrian Opposition Council President Khaled Khoja April 30, 2015 Treaty Room Washington, D.C. SECRETARY KERRY: Good morning, everybody. I’m very pleased to welcome the president of the Syrian Opposition Coalition, President Khoja. And we’re very happy to ...
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United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for Palestinians in Syria

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC Media Note April 27, 2015 In response to the devastating crisis in Yarmouk, Ambassador Samantha Power, the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, announced April 24 that the United States is providing an additional $6 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency ...
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