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U.N. aid convoy ready to enter Syria from Turkey for first time

By Reuters | Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:44 PM
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* More than 80 trucks set to cross Qamishli border

* Will be first U.N. aid shipment via Turkey

* Concern aid will only reach government-controlled areas

By Dasha Afanasieva

GAZIANTEP, Turkey, March 19 (Reuters) - A U.N. convoy of about 80 trucks is ready to cross the Turkish border into Syria for the first time, aid officials said on Wednesday, in a step they hope will pave the way for...

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