"He even directly gave me money three times when he knew I was in urgent need," she said, adding that he never accepted any reward or repayment.
Of course it's not the first time that the US broke international laws in Syria. Its launch of 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles against Syria on April 7, 2017, was both a flagrant infringement of international law and Syrian sovereignty.
Meanwhile, around 5,000 trekkers a year take the eight to 10 days to trek to the base, according to figures from Nepal's tourism department. Doolan expects to take about twice as long and will then have to retrace his route back to Lukla.
Many domestic workers haven't had any training, and professional workers are still scarce, said Ma Yanhua, manager of a household services company based in Tianjin.
"With the facilities the company installs, farmers could not only know how much electricity they have generated, but also how much was sold to the grid and how much they could make from that," he said.
“I know the ‘No 1 document’ this year focused on rural development and I hope it will mean greater efforts on rural pollution,” she said.