Buses enter besieged Syrian border town to evacuate fighters under UN deal

December 28, 2015 8:54 AM

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Buses enter besieged Syrian border town to evacuate fighters under UN deal

Ambulances and buses entered the besieged rebel-held Syrian town of Zadabadi today to ferry scores of the insurgents to Turkey under a deal brokered by the United Nations, rebel sources there said.

Under the deal, rebel fighters holed up for months in the town near the Lebanese border have been promised safe passage to Beirut airport, then on to Turkey.

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