The Latest: Red Cross says aid delivered to Syria's Ghouta

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The International Committee of the Red Cross says it has delivered along with the U.N. and Syrian paramedics urgently needed aid to the besieged eastern suburbs of Damascus "despite fighting that took place extremely close to the humanitarian convoy."

ICRC says it delivered Friday along with the U.N. and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent 2,400 food parcels that can sustain 12,000 people for one month, as well as 3,248 wheat flour bags.

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