Russia, US to Start Talks on Rebel Withdrawal from Aleppo – Lavrov

تم نشره في Mon 5 December / Dec 2016. 07:07 PM
  • Syrian soldiers and their tank patrol the streets in Aleppo.

MOSCOW — A proposal made by US Secretary of State John Kerry to Russia about the divided Syrian city of Aleppo details the procedure for the withdrawal of rebel forces, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov revealed, adding the two countries will discuss the issue in the coming days.

Lavrov added that any armed group that refuses to leave Aleppo will be treated by Russia as terrorists, adding that Moscow will support the Syrian Army’s operations against them.