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New data from northwestern Syria reveals surge in suicides as needs rise – and UN Security Council to vote on cross-border aid

New York, NY, July 6, 2021 – Ahead of today’s UNSC meeting on Syria and days before the expiration of critical UN cross-border assistance in northwest and northeast Syria, new data from the IRC reveal a devastating increase in suicides in northwestern Syria amid record needs. Cross-border aid is a vital lifeline for Syrians in the northwest, supporting a massive ...

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Police identify teenagers injured in jet ski accident | Jefferson County

CLAYTON – State Police on Saturday identified four teenagers involved in a jet ski crash off Grindstone Island. State Police said Trevor Dziedzic, 15, from Barneveld, Oneida County, was riding a Yamaha Waverunner with Christopher Sirano, 14, from Rome, Oneida County, as a passenger, when it crashed into another, idling in 1995. Yamaha Waverunner. This idling jet ski was operated ...

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