UN Syria envoy warns of nationwide economic crisis

The United Nations' special envoy for Syria says he hopes to start the next round of talks between the country's warring sides by late August, as he also warned its economic situation was increasingly desperate.
During a briefing at a virtual session of the UN Security Council on Tuesday, Geir Pedersen detailed the devastating impact that Syria's economic collapse is having on civilians. Al Jazeera’s James Bays reports from UN headquarters in New York. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #SyriaTalks #UnitedNations #AlJazeeraEnglish