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Rebels blame Aleppo hold-up on Iran

Syrian rebels blamed Iran and its Shi’ite-backed militias on Saturday of holding up a deal to evacuate civilians trapped in the remaining rebel bastion in Aleppo. Craig McCulloch reports.


New Evacuation Effort Starts in Syria’s Aleppo

A new effort to evacuate thousands of civilians and opposition fighters from the remaining rebel-held districts of the Syrian city of Aleppo started on Thursday, one day after a previous attempt collapsed amid fresh...