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Syria: Water crisis in Aleppo ends after SAA gains control of main pumping station01:13

Syria: Water crisis in Aleppo ends after SAA gains control of main pumping station

Syrian Arab Republic, Aleppo
November 28, 2016 at 22:23 GMT -00:00 · Published

The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) regained control over the Al-Halabi district of Aleppo, Monday, which contains the Suleiman Al-Halabi Water Pumping Station.

Opposition forces cut off the main water pipeline for more than one million people in order to hinder the Syrian Army's military operations in the area, causing a city-wide water shortage. Upon seizure of the plant, SAA forces are working to restore the water supply to the Suleiman Al-Halabi neighbourhood.

The SAA managed to capture the Jabal Badro and Baadeen districts from opposition forces in Aleppo on Sunday, one day after taking back Hanano. The Syrian government now controls 40 percent of the territory in Aleppo, according to the Russian Defence Ministry.

Syria: Water crisis in Aleppo ends after SAA gains control of main pumping station01:13
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The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) regained control over the Al-Halabi district of Aleppo, Monday, which contains the Suleiman Al-Halabi Water Pumping Station.

Opposition forces cut off the main water pipeline for more than one million people in order to hinder the Syrian Army's military operations in the area, causing a city-wide water shortage. Upon seizure of the plant, SAA forces are working to restore the water supply to the Suleiman Al-Halabi neighbourhood.

The SAA managed to capture the Jabal Badro and Baadeen districts from opposition forces in Aleppo on Sunday, one day after taking back Hanano. The Syrian government now controls 40 percent of the territory in Aleppo, according to the Russian Defence Ministry.

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