Middle East

US Arms To Syrian Rebels Held Upi
X
July 13, 2013 1:40 AM
Syrian groups fighting the government of President Bashar al-Assad are still said to be waiting for weapons the United States pledged last month. But as VOA’s Kent Klein reports from the White House, the arms shipments have not received final approval in Washington.

US Arms To Syrian Rebels Held Up

Published July 12, 2013

Syrian groups fighting the government of President Bashar al-Assad are still said to be waiting for weapons the United States pledged last month. But as VOA’s Kent Klein reports from the White House, the arms shipments have not received final approval in Washington.


You May Like

Brutality Eroding IS Financial Support

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper says IS's penchant for publicizing beheadings, other brutal forms of punishment hurts group’s bottom line More

Studies: Climate Change a Factor in Disasters in Syria, California

The studies point to the possibility of clear and present dangers from a threat often considered to be far in the future More

Video Afghan Refugees Complain of Harassment in Pakistan

Afghan officials and human rights organizations assert that Pakistani authorities are using deadly attack at school in Peshawar as pretext to push out Afghan refugees More