US pledges $380 mln in fresh humanitarian aid to Syria

by Reuters
Wednesday, 15 January 2014 08:42 GMT

KUWAIT, Jan 15 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry promised $380 million in additional humanitarian aid to Syria on Wednesday.

Speaking at a donor conference in Kuwait, he said: "I am ... proud to announce today on President Obama's behalf a new announcement of an additional $380 million in assistance." (Reporting by Warren Strobel and Sylvia Westall, Editing by William Maclean)

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