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Russia says more than 20,000 civilians left eastern Aleppo on Saturday
December 10, 2016 / 10:57 AM / 8 months ago

Russia says more than 20,000 civilians left eastern Aleppo on Saturday

Smoke rises from a rebel-held area of Aleppo, Syria December 9, 2016.Abdalrhman Ismail

MOSCOW (Reuters) - More than 20,000 civilians have left eastern Aleppo on Saturday and over 1,200 rebels opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have laid down their arms, Interfax news agency cited the Russian Defence Ministry as saying on Saturday.

Reporting by Alexander Winning, editing by Louise Heavens

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