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Exclusive: Syria Warns UN - Aid Delivery Without Consent Is An Attack

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June 20, 2014 AT 9:06 AM
Syria's government warned the U.N. Security Council that delivering humanitarian aid across its borders into rebel-held areas without its consent would amount to an attack, suggesting it would have the right to retaliate against convoys. The lawyers stated that the Syrian government's refusal to allow aid deliveries without its approval "is grounded in and motivated by the Charter of the United Nations, international resolutions and Syrian counterterrorism legislation.