January 22, 2014 14:31
China to render over $3 bln humanitarian aid to Syria
MONTREUX, Switzerland. Jan 22 (Interfax) - Beijing will render over $3 billion humanitarian aid to Syria, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said at the Geneva II international peace conference for Syria on Wednesday.
The minister said the Chinese authorities would provide additional humanitarian aid, including medications, totaling 20 million yuans ($3.3 million).
China has already spent over 100 million yuans ($16.5 million) on humanitarian aid to Syria and its neighbors, he said.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
February 12, 2016
Opposition politician Kasyanov says receiving threats
Pope Francis arrives in Havana to meet with Patriarch Kirill
POPE FRANCIS ARRIVES IN HAVANA TO MEET WITH PATRIARCH KIRILL
Russian, S. Korean foreign ministers: Pyongyang's disregard for intl law is unacceptable (Part 2)
Medvedev arrives in Munich to take part in international security conference
Patriarch Kirill arrives at Havana airport to meet with Pope Francis (Part 2)
Patriarch Kirill arrives at Havana airport to meet with Pope Francis
Putin calls on Crimean defense industry to improve quality, widen product line (Part 2)
PATRIARCH KIRILL OF MOSCOW AND ALL RUSSIA ARRIVES AT HAVANA AIRPORT FOR MEETING WITH POPE FRANCIS
Pope expected to arrive at Havana airport at 2:00 a.m. local time (10:00 p.m. Moscow time) Friday - Patriarch's press service
Patriarch Kirill hopeful about upcoming meeting with Pope (Part 2)
Russians condemn cheating, homosexuality, but tolerate premarital sexual relations - poll
POPE TO ARRIVE FOR MEETING WITH PATRIARCH KIRILL AT 2:00 P.M. LOCAL TIME - PATRIARCH'S PRESS SECRETARY