World Bulletin/News Desk
France has freed frozen Syrian bank assets to fund food exports to the country for humanitarian ends.
The French Trade Ministry said that the permit granted by the French authorities has been communicated to the member states of the EU and the European Commission.
The US and EU had frozen the funds and assets of the Syrian regime.
Syria has been having serious difficulty in purchasing food ever since the civil war broke out in March 2011.Last Mod: 24 Eylül 2013, 11:18