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Former UN humanitarian chief meets with Syrian refugees

Published:Wednesday | February 25, 2015 | 2:04 PMAP
Jan Egeland, the secretary general of the Norwegian Refugee Council and former UN humanitarian chief (left) meets with Syrian refugees at a camp in the town of Marej in the Bekaa valley, east Lebanon, yesterday. Egeland, the head of the prominent humanitarian relief organisation, told the Associated Press in an interview that UN Security Council resolutions seeking to boost humanitarian access to reach millions of Syrians in desperate need of help have had no effect.