Fighting further buries hopes for Syria truce

September 21, 2016 11:57 AM

2 0

BEIRUT Syrian rebels and pro-government forces battled each other on major frontlines near Aleppo and Hama, and air strikes reportedly killed a dozen people including four medical workers, as a ceasefire appeared to have completely unraveled.

The renewed battles demonstrated the thin prospects for reviving a truce that collapsed into fresh fighting and bombardments on Monday, including an attack on an aid convoy which U.S. officials believe was carried out by Russian jets. Moscow denies involvement.

Also read: Syria Seizes Parts of Aleppo From Rebels

Read more

To category page

Loading...