Tag : Aleppo news
Bus for Evacuees title : Attack on Buses to Transport Syrians in Aleppo Halts Evacuation
summary : Five buses that were to transport the trapped Syrians in Aleppo were set ablaze by armed men. The men forced the drivers out of the buses and shot the vehicles setting them on fire. The vehicles were meant to transport the injured and sick Syrians from two pro-government towns. The evacuation was said to be a mediation to free the remaining east Aleppo civilians that are stranded in exchange for the wounded people. This negotiation was halted because of the incident.
date : Dec 19, 2016 09:53 AM EST
Aleppo title : Evacuation Halts in Aleppo as Civilians Wait for Rescue
summary : The evacuations of civilians in Aleppo, which include women, children, and injured people, has been ordered to stop on a Friday afternoon. Furthermore, fear and anxiety elevates as Russia released a statement claiming that all the refugees that are trapped in the afflicted city of Aleppo have been evacuated and only radical armed fighters are left to be 'liquidated' by Syrian government forces. The International Committee of the Red Cross disputed this claim stating that thousands are still left to be rescued.
date : Dec 17, 2016 01:23 PM EST