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Leading charities in call for Aleppo truce

Leading charities in call for Aleppo truce

Oct 15, – Four global NGOs issued the joint plea “to establish a ceasefire of at least 72 hours in east Aleppo”, where an estimated 250,000 live under bombardment and are besieged by pro-government forces. Leading charities called Saturday for a ceasefire in the battered Syrian city of Aleppo, ahead of a meeting of world […]

October 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
Dozens dead in US-led coalition strike on Syrian army position

Dozens dead in US-led coalition strike on Syrian army position

Sep 18, – “Warplanes from the American coalition hit one of the Syrian army’s positions… near the Deir Ezzor airport,” the statement carried by state media said. US-led coalition aircraft hit a Syrian army position in the country’s east on Saturday, an armed forces statement said, while a monitor group reported dozens of soldiers dead. […]

September 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
U.S., Russia work on Syria truce, as Islamic State blasts kill dozens

U.S., Russia work on Syria truce, as Islamic State blasts kill dozens

Sep 05, – The former Cold War enemies have been trying to broker a new truce after a ceasefire agreed in February unravelled in weeks, with Washington accusing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s forces – which are backed by Russia – of violating the pact. The United States and Russia will work in the next few […]

September 5, 2016 | By | Reply More