February 23, 2018 / 6:29 PM / 4 months ago

EU's Tusk calls for immediate ceasefire in Syria

BRUSSELS, Feb 23 (Reuters) - European Council President Donald Tusk said on Friday the EU was calling for an immediate ceasefire in Syria as a new wave of bombs struck the eastern Ghouta district ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire.

Tusk told a news conference that allies of Damascus, Russia and Iran, were allowing a surge in attacks on rebel positions on Syria. (Reporting by Gabriela Baczynska; Editing by Matthew Mpoke Bigg)

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