Syria’s army has suspended “active” military action in eastern Aleppo, according to Russia’s foreign minister.
The truce announced by the Saudi-led coalition aims to end 20 months of fighting, in which more than 10,000 people have died.
A Russian pause in airstrikes on the Syrian city of Aleppo does not appear to have encouraged any civilians to leave or rebels to surrender, as Moscow had hoped.
Fierce fighting and air strikes have broken the third-day of a four-day unilateral ceasefire in the divided Syrian city of Aleppo, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human…
Leaflets dropped over rebel-held parts of the Syrian city of Aleppo urged people to take their chance to get out, as a so-called ‘humanitarian pause’ in air strikes formally came into effect on…
Just hours before he meets the leaders of Russia and Germany, French President Francois Hollande said on Wednesday that he’s urgently trying to extend an eleven hour ceasefire planned for tomorrow in…
Moscow says bombing will stop in the Syrian city on Thursday to allow civilians and rebels to leave. The US dismisses the move.
President Santos of Colombia announces an extension of the ceasefire between the government and Farc rebels will be extended until December 31.
Syrian forces continue to make gains in the rebel-held areas of Aleppo.
The short lived truce in Syria brokered by the US and Russia is in tatters after a UN aid convoy was destroyed.
The Obama administration has accused Russian forces of the airstrike on a UN aid convoy, which shattered the fragile peace agreement in Syria.
An aid convoys which had been trying to reach a remote rebel-held area is hit in an airstrike - 18 of the 31 trucks are struck with many casualties reported, mostly drivers
A fragile ceasefire in Syria appears largely to be holding, but tensions are rising between its brokers.
The US and Russia say they want to extend the ceasefire they have brokered in Syria.
If true, it would be a big step towards getting aid into eastern Aleppo.
Germany’s Frank-Walter Steinmeier and France’s Jean Marc Ayrault visited eastern Ukraine on Thursday, hours after Russian-backed separatists and Kiev agreed to a new unilateral…
Ukraine guarantees to observe a ceasefire in the country’s war-torn eastern region of Donbass for at least seven days, according to Germany’s foreign minister who made the announcement after a meeting
The UN says large amounts of humanitarian aid have still not entered Syria three days after a nationwide ceasefire came into affect.
Aleppo shook to falling bombs right up to the very last minute before the ceasefire.
Reports indicate there has been a reduction in violence in Syria since a ceasefire brokered by the United States and Russia came into effect on Monday evening.
A nationwide ceasefire agreement in Syria brokered by Russia and the United States has come into effect.
Hours before a US-Russian ceasefire deal was due to take effect, the Syrian president said the Syrian state was determined to recover all areas from terrorist…
There has been a mixed reaction to news of the agreement as some hope for a political transition while others fear it may never come to pass.