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#five years of war

# five-years-of-war - Sunday 27 November, 2016

'Children are being killed': Hundreds flee to government-held districts in Aleppo
# Five Years Of War
# Five Years Of War

'Children are being killed': Hundreds flee to government-held districts in Aleppo

Nov 27th 2016, 3:03 PM 8,204 Views 34 Comments

An estimated 275,000 people are trapped in terrible conditions in the city’s rebel-held eastern districts.

# five-years-of-war - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

UN suspends all humanitarian aid convoys in Syria after deadly airstrike
# Ceasefire Collapse
# Ceasefire Collapse

UN suspends all humanitarian aid convoys in Syria after deadly airstrike

Sep 20th 2016, 12:25 PM 13,331 Views 132 Comments

The week-long ceasefire in the war-ravaged country has collapsed.

# five-years-of-war - Monday 12 September, 2016

'Civilians have no hope anymore': Unclear if rebels will agree to ceasefire in Syria
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# Five Years Of War

'Civilians have no hope anymore': Unclear if rebels will agree to ceasefire in Syria

Sep 12th 2016, 8:59 AM 6,999 Views 17 Comments

Rebels battling the Syrian regime and the political opposition are still weighing whether to abide by the agreement.

# five-years-of-war - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Syrian leader Bashar Al-Assad has agreed to a US-Russia ceasefire deal
# Five Years Of War
# Five Years Of War

Syrian leader Bashar Al-Assad has agreed to a US-Russia ceasefire deal

Sep 10th 2016, 5:51 PM 14,912 Views 87 Comments

The two powers could launch joint airstrikes against Islamist jihadists if the deal holds.

# five-years-of-war - Thursday 18 August, 2016

'The blood was like a river': Syrian people speak of horrific torture they endured in prison
# Five Years Of War
# Five Years Of War

'The blood was like a river': Syrian people speak of horrific torture they endured in prison

Aug 18th 2016, 6:00 AM 18,544 Views 100 Comments

Many people witnessed prisoners dying in custody and some described being held in cells alongside dead bodies.

# five-years-of-war - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

'Catastrophic': Up to 2m people without running water for four days in Aleppo
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# Five Years Of War

'Catastrophic': Up to 2m people without running water for four days in Aleppo

Aug 9th 2016, 10:01 PM 13,231 Views 98 Comments

Temperatures in the city hit 40 degrees Celsius today.