U.S. welcomes Saudi Arabia’s pledge of $100 million for Syria

FILE PHOTO: A view of tents at a refugee camp for the internally displaced Syrians in Idlib province, Syria July 30, 2018. REUTERS/ Khalil Ashawi/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Thursday welcomed Saudi Arabia’s contribution of $100 million to help stabilize parts of Syria no longer held by Islamic State, which comes as the Trump administration looks to cut back on foreign aid. “This significant contribution is critical to stabilization and early recovery efforts and comes at an […]

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