Obama says world 'united in horror' at bloodshed in Aleppo by Assad, allies

By REUTERS
December 16, 2016 22:05

US President Barack Obama said on Friday the world is "united in horror" at the fighting in Syria's Aleppo and that President Bashar Assad and his allies were responsible for atrocities including reported massacres of civilians.

"Responsibility for this brutality lies in one place alone: with the Assad regime and its allies Russia and Iran. And this blood and these atrocities are on their hands," Obama said at a White House news conference.


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