Russia and Syria to stop bombing Aleppo as pressure mounts over Syria



Russian and Syrian war planes are to halt air strikes on the besieged city of Aleppo, Russia has announced.
Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said today that Russian and Syrian air forces had stopped airstrikes on Aleppo from 10am local time (7am GMT), ahead of the announced ‘humanitarian pause’ scheduled for Oct. 20.
Russia’s Defence Ministry said yesterday that a pause in strikes on Syria’s largest city would be in force on Thursday, from 8am until 4pm to allow civilians and rebels to leave the city.
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18 October 2016 in Hot News, Views: 34
Source: Metro
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