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The Syrian army is using bombs to cut the only road into rebel-held Aleppo
The Syrian army used artillery to advance closer to Aleppo's strategically important Castello Road, bringing government forces closer to their long-standing objective of encircling rebel-held areas of Aleppo.
Assad Says He’s Worried About 'Terrorists' and Foreign Meddling If There's a Truce in Syria
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad railed against foreign support for rebel groups, but said he would be willing to agree to a ceasefire on certain conditions.
Russia Is Killing a Lot of Civilians in Syria — But the US Coalition Allegedly Is Too
While Russian airstrikes are thought to have left dozens of civilians dead on Monday alone, rights groups say a US-led coalition airstrike killed 15 civilians on the same day.
The UN Says a Syrian Regime Siege of Aleppo Would Be a Total Catastrophe
An estimated 300,000 residents remaining in Aleppo risk being completely cut off from humanitarian supply routes if the Syrian government and allied forces succeed in surrounding the city.