U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, rear center, and some of the Friends of Syria group during a meeting in Istanbul, Turkey,  Saturday, April 20. Kerry is expected to announce a significant expansion of non-lethal aid to the Syrian opposition.
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, rear center, and some of the Friends of Syria group during a meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, Saturday, April 20. Kerry is expected to announce a significant expansion of non-lethal aid to the Syrian opposition.

U.S. providing Syrian rebels $123M more in aid

The Associated Press

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ISTANBUL — The United States is providing Syrian rebels with $123 million in new nonlethal aid that may include body armor and other types of supplies that haven't been part of the assistance package in the past.

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