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Jun 8 2020

Jeffrey admits Washington’s role in targeting the livelihood of the Syrian people

Damascus, SANA_ US administration officials are not ashamed to acknowledge that the goal of unilateral coercive economic measures imposed on Syria is to undermine and influence the livelihoods of the Syrian people. James Jeffrey, appointed as the U.S. envoy for Syria, admitted on Sunday that the high prices of basic products in Syria and the devaluation of the Syrian pound are due to illegal measures approved by his administration which constitute a flagrant violation of the human rights and International Humanitarian Law. “The collapse of the Syrian currency is due to our measures,” said Jeffery, despite that overwhelming majority of …