U.S. Withdrawal From Syria Creates Uncertainty Among Humanitarian Groups Working To Deliver Aid

IRIN: Trump pullout plan leaves aid groups in northeast Syria scrambling
“As the United States and Turkey trade barbs over the U.S. withdrawal from Syria, humanitarians operating in the country’s northeast say the diplomatic chaos has thrown open a Pandora’s Box of unpredictable security risks that threaten their ability to deliver aid to civilians…” (Lund, 1/16).

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