Russia halts airstrikes for eight hours in Aleppo

BK News Desk/Srinagar
October 18, 2016 INTERNATIONAL 332 Views
Russia halts airstrikes for eight hours in Aleppo

Today Russia said that it has temporarily stopped airstrikes in Aleppo as a humanitarian pause so that so that civilians and the rebels can safely leave from the city. As per the reports Tuesday’s ceasefire is entirely unilateral and none of the others have so far reciprocated to this move. UN had said they will require a twelve hour window period so that humanitarian aid is delivered to the residents. Moreover Britain and the USA had said that they are considering some additional sanctions to be imposed on Russia for its actions in Syrian city of Aleppo.

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