Europakommisjonen bestemte i dag å øke støtte til Syria med 50 millioner euro. Totalt er støtten oppe i 150 millioner euro. Pengene skal gå til å hjelpe de mest sårbare i den humanitære krisen som så langt har kostet over 170 000 liv.
Political unrest in Pakistan has been a gift to the poliovirus, with 99 cases reported there so far this year. But Rotary International, which has already vaccinated 2 billion children in 122 countries, is hitting back hard
Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan says he will gladly return an award given to him by a Jewish-American association a decade ago in a letter released by his office, which also called on the US group to condemn Israel’s government policies in Gaza.