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US and EU sanctions are ruining ordinary Syrians’ lives, yet Bashar al-Assad hangs on to power

10 Oct

The US and EU economic sanctions on Syria are causing huge suffering among ordinary Syrians and preventing the delivery of humanitarian aid, according to a leaked UN internal report. The embargo was supposed to target President Bashar al-Assad and contribute to his removal from power.

Source: US and EU sanctions are ruining ordinary Syrians’ lives, yet Bashar al-Assad hangs on to power

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Posted by on October 10, 2016 in Middle East

 

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