Russia says Syrian army stopped active military operations in Aleppo

By REUTERS
December 8, 2016 19:25

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday that the Syrian army had stopped active military operations in eastern Aleppo because a large effort to remove civilians from the city was under way, RIA news agency reported.

Lavrov added that it had been agreed that Russian and US military experts would meet in Geneva on Saturday to discuss the situation in Aleppo.


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