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Russia announces Aleppo truce as EU warns of ‘war crimes’

Russia announces Aleppo truce as EU warns of ‘war crimes’

Oct 18, –  The United Nations and European Union welcomed the announcement, but said Thursday’s planned pause in fighting needed to be longer to allow the delivery of humanitarian aid. Russia has announced an eight-hour “humanitarian” ceasefire in Aleppo later this week, as the EU warned that the Syrian regime’s Moscow-backed assault on the city […]

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Truce teeters after raids on Aleppo, Syria troops

Truce teeters after raids on Aleppo, Syria troops

Sep 19, – Syria’s ceasefire appeared on the brink of collapse on Monday after a US-led coalition strike killed dozens of regime soldiers and Aleppo city was hit by its first air raids in nearly a week. The barrage of strikes on rebel-held districts of Aleppo on Sunday risks reigniting battlefronts in the city and […]

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UN Aid agencies, Red cross start evacuation from Syrian town Qusair

UN Aid agencies, Red cross start evacuation from Syrian town Qusair

June 2, AP – The calls to evacuate al-Qusair came amid reports on Sunday that Russia had blocked a British-backed UN Security Council declaration that would have condemned the siege of the city by Syrian government troops. UN agencies and the International Red Cross have called for the evacuation of civilians trapped in the embattled […]

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