Day archives: December 8th, 2016

U.S., Russia Hold Talks to End Aleppo blockade With Kerry ‘Hopeful’

U.S., Russia Hold Talks to End Aleppo blockade With Kerry ‘Hopeful’ Syria’s six-year-old war dominated discussions on the sidelines of the conference in Germany, with Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Kerry both meeting Lavrov late Wednesday. Steinmeier pushed for an immediate cease-fire to allow for humanitarian access to eastern Aleppo and a return to a …

Victory in Aleppo won’t end the war Syria president says.

Victory in Aleppo won’t end the war Syria president says. By Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) — Assad’s comments came as his troops were pushing further into the rebel-held enclave in eastern Aleppo, in swift advances that were hardly possible earlier in the bitter conflict, now in its sixth year. Deeply divided since 2012 between Syrian …

3 militants killed in Kashmir clash with Indian forces

3 militants killed in Kashmir clash with Indian forces Locals protest after 3 Kashmiri militants killed in shootout with Indian forces 08.12.2016 By Zahid Rafiq SRINAGAR, Indian held Kashmir At least three militants were killed during a long shootout with Indian forces in Indian-held Kashmir on Thursday.Police officials in south Kashmir, who could not be …