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Merkel says Syria humanitarian situation ‘intolerable’

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MERKEL. German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in the German Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, February 17, 2016. Photo by Kay Nietfeld
Merkel to the German parliament: ‘It would be helpful if there were an area in Syria where none of the parties to the conflict launched aerial attacks’

BERLIN, Germany (Feb. 17, 2016) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday, February 17, described the humanitarian situation in Syria as “intolerable” and reiterated her call for a no-fly zone to protect civilians.

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