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U.N. aid chief heads to Syria to try to boost deliveries

By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) – U.N. Emergency Relief Coordinator Stephen O'Brien will travel to Syria on Saturday to discuss with senior government officials how to boost aid to 13.5…

Oil rises on Middle East tensions, weaker U.S. dollar

By Karolin Schaps LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices rose on Tuesday as tensions in the oil-rich Middle East escalated following the downing of a Russian-made fighter jet near the Syrian-Turkish…