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Syria: Evacuation of civilians and militants from E. Aleppo continues01:24

Syria: Evacuation of civilians and militants from E. Aleppo continues

Syrian Arab Republic, Aleppo
December 20, 2016 at 13:13 GMT -00:00 · Published

Scores of buses were seeing passing through the Salahdeen crossing point in Aleppo, Tuesday, to head towards the militant-held enclave in eastern Aleppo as the evacuation of civilians and militants from the area continues.

The evacuation of thousands of civilians and militants through the Salahdeen corridor came to a halt on Thursday, after reports of gunshots in the area. Military officials also claim that militants breached the terms of the evacuation by attempting to leave with heavy weapons as well as some hostages.

An agreement was reached in the early hours of Sunday morning, stating that 1,200 civilians and fighters would be bussed out from east Aleppo. Evacuations are also due to take place from Fua and Kefraya, two towns in the Idlib province which have been under militant siege for several years.

Syria: Evacuation of civilians and militants from E. Aleppo continues01:24
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Scores of buses were seeing passing through the Salahdeen crossing point in Aleppo, Tuesday, to head towards the militant-held enclave in eastern Aleppo as the evacuation of civilians and militants from the area continues.

The evacuation of thousands of civilians and militants through the Salahdeen corridor came to a halt on Thursday, after reports of gunshots in the area. Military officials also claim that militants breached the terms of the evacuation by attempting to leave with heavy weapons as well as some hostages.

An agreement was reached in the early hours of Sunday morning, stating that 1,200 civilians and fighters would be bussed out from east Aleppo. Evacuations are also due to take place from Fua and Kefraya, two towns in the Idlib province which have been under militant siege for several years.

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