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URGENT: Aleppo Faces Humanitarian Catastrophe ‘Unlike Any’ in Syria

URGENT: Aleppo Faces Humanitarian Catastrophe ‘Unlike Any’ in Syria
Thu Sep 29, 2016 19:07:52

The United Nations aid chief warned Thursday that Aleppo faced a humanitarian catastrophe “unlike any” witnessed so far in Syria's brutal five-year war.

The war-battered city has descended into a “merciless abyss of humanitarian catastrophe unlike any we have witnessed in Syria,” Stephen O’Brien, the UN under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs, told the Security Council; AFP reported.

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