UN humanitarian chief in Syria appeal

Valerie Amos calls on countries with vested interests to put aside differences for sake of civilian population.

    Valerie Amos, the UN humanitarian chief, says Syria needs a political solution to its 18-month conflict.

    She called on countries with vested interests to put aside their differences - for the sake of the 2.5 million Syrians she says have been affected by the violence.

    Amos spoke to Al Jazeera's James Bays about the situation.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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