Blurring aid in Syria may harm Canadian workers

Over the last two weeks we have watched Canadian announcements on humanitarian assistance to Syria with increasing concern. 

Embassy Photo: Ally Foster
Dr. Anas Al Kassem, a trauma surgeon and board member of Canadian Relief for Syria, speaks on Aug. 17.
Richard Beattie, Pamela Branch
Published: Wednesday, 08/22/2012 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 05/22/2013 8:39 am EDT

Over the last two weeks we have watched Canadian announcements on humanitarian assistance to Syria with increasing concern. These concerns did not end with Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird's announcement that he was reversing the decision to channel $2 million for medical supplies through Canadian Relief for Syria.

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