Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Evacuation+of+rebel-held+east
Friday, 16 December 2016 - 7:00
Evacuation of rebel-held east
9

Shares
1,144

Views

More than 3,000 people have been evacuated in buses and ambulances from a besieged rebel-held enclave in the Syrian city of Aleppo.

The International Committee of the Red Cross says the full evacuation of civilians and rebels is likely to take several days.

Government forces, backed by Russian allies, took nearly all remaining rebel-held parts of Aleppo this week.

It represents a major victory for President Bashar al-Assad.

He hailed the "liberation" of Aleppo and said history was being made.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
15 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
15,980 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
10,217 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
27,850 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
223 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
62,832 Views
Top