September 19, 2016

Syria’s army declares end of cease-fire, accuses rebel groups of violations

ISTANBUL — Syria’s military declared the end of a nationwide cease-fire Monday, blaming rebel groups for violating the truce and dealing a blow to U.S. and Russian efforts to halt the bloodshed.

Government forces immediately began shelling the rebel-held part of Aleppo, which has been under siege for more than a month. Two barrel bombs were dropped on a market street, injuring dozens, activists said. Read more.

Washington Post

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