BEIRUT, LEBANON (6:20 A.M.) – The U.S. State Department announced on Thursday that the Trump administration has agreed to provide funding to the Syrian Civil Defense (White Helmets) in Syria.

According to a press release from State Department Spokesperson, Heather Nauert, the Trump administration has agreed to award the White Helmets with $6.6 million to continue their work in Syria.

“The President has authorized the United States Agency for International Development and the U.S. Department of State to release approximately $6.6 million for the continuation of the vital, life-saving operations of the Syrian Civil Defense, more commonly known as the White Helmets, and the UN’s International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism (IIIM),” the statement began.

Furthermore, Nauert stated that the White Helmets were an important group in Syria, claiming that they have saved 100,000 lives around the country.

“The United States Government strongly supports the White Helmets who have saved more than 100,000 lives since the conflict began, including victims of Assad’s chemical weapons attacks,” she continued.

Nauert would then accuse the Syrian government and Russian military of deliberately targeting the White Helmets in Syria.

“These heroic first responders have one of the most dangerous jobs in the world and continue to be deliberately targeted by the Syrian regime and Russian airstrikes.‎ Since 2013, more than 230 of these brave volunteers have been killed while working to save innocent Syrian civilians,” she added.

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Sweet Robert
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Donald Gump is using My tax dollars to fund Academy Award winners, White Helmets, the Medics and propagandist for the Jihadist Army.

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Sadly… YES!
Please Bob, write to your MP!

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@Daeshbags Sux, no avail. Part of the war program and funded by printed money which is in turn made real goods by importing.

p.s. Importing = Your and my nations and Chinese plus…. sweat..

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@Robert the Sweet, Donald Pimp pimped funds Your US got by Breton Woods Treaty to spend in US, Qatary, Beni Saud Oil wars. The wars are targeting the EU, the perhaps biggest payer of Breton Woods based subsidiaries to the US military and people.

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Pitiful! Shame on DoS! Wanna civilian responders? Fund the Red Crescent! Everybody knows that the WH are doing nothing but poorly staged propaganda, that they were founded by James LeMesurier, a former Brit military recycled in “humanitarian” business, which is a typical cover for MI6 operative… Well, “LeMesurier” must be an alias for “Bond”, that an al-Jazeera team is filming, that it’s EZ to spot the fraud in what they film since Ed Wood, the worst director of Hollywood, was more talented, and that the White Helmet “operatives” have been spotted MANY TIMES carrying weapons and teaming with al-Nusra/HTS… I’d… Read more »

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True enough WH are war criminals and a fake.

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There you have it. An explicit, official and open statement about the terrorist support by the USA.

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Well, WH is more a propaganda agency, it’s more complicated… With an al-Jazeera team filming, and Qatar cutting ties with KSA/GCC, while they’re now still with Turkey and both becoming allies to Iran… “Secret cables and reports by the U.S. and Saudi intelligence agencies indicate that the moment Assad rejected the Qatari pipeline, military and intelligence planners quickly arrived at the consensus that fomenting a Sunni uprising in Syria to overthrow the uncooperative Bashar Assad was a feasible path to achiving the shared objective of completing the Qatar/Turkey gas line.” – Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Note that Qatar gas field… Read more »

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Sadly enough true.

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Nestor Arapa

Apoyo directo a los terroristas, los ciudadanos Estado Unidenses pagan impuestos para que su gobierno siga apoyando a terroristas…

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The US are masturbating on videos. The White Helmets killed children for video coverage but save no lives.

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US are officially funding a Hollywood fake again! Via Breton Woods with our money.