United nations extended on Monday decision that allows the use of The Bab al-Hawa border crossing through Turkey to deliver humanitarian aid into northwest Syria is the only one remaining available The road to the besieged region.
The aid process was long drawn out in place since 2014.
The 15-member Security Council unanimously adopted the resolution allowing his extradition of Humanitarian aid to about 4 million people Until July 10th. Russia is an ally of Syria – in Surprise move – supporting the solution.
about 15.3 million people It will require humanity protection and help in 2023, highest Since the beginning of dispute in 2011, according to the United Nations
Meanwhile, the Turkish Foreign Ministry in A written statement welcomed the United Nations decision.
The United Nations machinery plays a vital role role in Delivery of Urgent humanitarian aid to 4.1 million people in need in This is amazing regionas stated in the statement.
“the scale of humanitarian crisis in Northwestern Syria and regional stability require the longer term.term maintenance of United Nations mechanism. Turkey , who She maintained her cooperation with the international community To that end, it will continue to do so in the future,” He. She added.
everybody eyes It was on Russia which in the past Abstain from voting or reject resolutions on Cross-border aid delivery. It sought to replace humanitarian aid crossing the Turkish border into the northwestern province of Idlib with Convoys from the government across conflict lines.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that already Miserable human condition in The situation in Syria is getting worse, and if aid shipments from Turkey to northwestern Idlib are not renewed, millions of Syrians may not survive the winter.
Guterres said deliveries have increased across conflict lines within the country, but he said they cannot replace them for size or range of Massive UN operation across the border.” On Sunday convoy of 18 trucks entered area of Idlib across the front lines controlled by the Syrians government forces.
The resolution was put forward by the Security Council on record It defines the devastating humanitarian situation in Syria remains a threat to peace and security in the region. “
In July, the Council approved a resolution extending the delivery of humanitarian aid to Idlib home to 4.1 million people. many of the people quartering in the area They have been internally displaced by nearly 12year conflict that has claimed hundreds of lives of Thousands and homeless half pre-war country population of 23 million.
In addition to payment for more Delivering aid across the front lines, Russia has it also Paid for early recovery projects in Syrian Arab Republic.
Guterres said in December report that at least 374 early recovery Projects taken place across the country since January 2021, directly Benefits over 665,000 peoplebut said that “further expansion” is needed.
The decision encourages efforts to improve aid deliveries through front lines and calls on All 193 UN member states are required to respond to the “complex humanitarian emergency” in Syria and address urgent needs. of Syrian people “in light of Profound social, economic and humanitarian impact of COVID-19 pandemic.”
stepped urges-up Initiatives to expand activities to include water and sanitation, health, education, electricity, shelter and early childhood recovery projects.