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Stories with subject: Regional cooperation
  • UN: 'Record' amount of aid for Syria crisis still not enough 
    Updated: Sep-19-15 2:39 pm

    ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan - The international community has sent "record amounts" of aid to alleviate the fallout from the Syria crisis, but it's hard to keep up with rising regional needs, the U.N. humanitarian chief said during a tour Saturday of Jordan's largest camp for Syrian refugees.

  • More war, less cash, new routes drive migrant push to EU 
    Updated: Sep-12-15 8:23 am

    GENEVA - Migrants have for years taken death-defying trips across the Mediterranean to reach Europe, but the flow has hit record proportions this year - notably with an influx of Syrians, Afghans and Eritreans fleeing war, repression or poverty back home.