U.S. Releases Previously Frozen Funds For Syria’s White Helmets Group
The Hill: Trump administration releases funding for Syria’s ‘White Helmets’
“The United States will release some $6.6 million in previously frozen funding for a humanitarian aid group in Syria, the State Department announced Thursday. The move comes over a month after the Trump administration froze funding for the Syrian Civil Defense — known as the ‘White Helmets’ — a group of volunteer first-responders that provides aid to war-ravaged areas of Syria…” (Greenwood, 6/14).