EU calls on Russia, Turkey, Iran to protect civilians in Idlib

Plumes of smoke rise from a location, said to be Khan al Subul, Idlib province, Syria, targeted in a strike in this still image taken from a video uploaded on May 28, 2019. White Helmets via REUTERS

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union called on Wednesday for a ceasefire in Syria‚Äôs Idlib province and said Russia, Turkey, Iran and the Syrian government must protect civilians under siege. At least 180,000 people have fled an surge in violence in the province in northwest Syria, the last major stronghold of rebels who have fought […]

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