News in Brief 3 January 2023
- COVID-19: coronavirus experts to meet at WHO and discuss China infections
- UN humanitarians urge extension of Syria cross-border aid access
- Guterres ‘deeply saddened’ over South Africa fuel tanker tragedy
More “security guarantees” are needed from all sides in the Syrian conflict, before UN aid convoys can deliver vital aid to stranded civilians, despite a major decrease in fighting since Saturday, due to the so-called “cessation in hostilities” agreement.
That’s according to a spokesperson for the World Health Organization (WHO), speaking from the Syrian capital Damascus, on Monday.