23 iulie 2018

More than 400 White Helmets allowed entry into Jordan

middleeastmonitor.com

Jordan said Sunday it allowed passage to more than 400 Syrian civil defence agency members, White Helmets, reducing an earlier figure by almost half, Anadolu reports. On Saturday, Jordan’s Foreign Ministry said it had allowed the UN to organize the passage of some 800 White Helmets members for humanitarian reasons. In a Sunday statement, foreign ministry spokesman Mohamed al-Kayed said Britain, Germany and Canada –- which made a legally binding pledge to resettle the Syrians within a specified [...]