Syria Mostly Calm After U.n. Truce Deadline

Syria Cease-Fire

Cease-fire brokered by the U.N. is fragile as government troops halt widespread attacks, but still refuse to withdraw.

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  • Russia Calls for Syria Truce After Attacks - MSNBC Newsweek
    Syria civil war: Russia calls for 'regime of calm' - Al Jazeera
    05/24/2016 - 4:51 am | View Link
  • ISSG: Political solution for crisis in Syria must be based on ... - Syrian Arab News Agency
    Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan ... into a comprehensive truce and using ... means of boosting the calm ...
    05/17/2016 - 1:35 pm | View Link
  • Syrian army battles IS jihadists near Palmyra - Kuwait Times
    ... held east was calm yesterday after fighting overnight. A local truce ... add two rebel groups to a UN terror ... May 17 to discuss the ...
    05/11/2016 - 3:57 pm | View Link
  • Syrian Arab Republic: Syrian army battles jihadists near Palmyra - ReliefWeb
    ... held east was calm after fighting overnight. A local truce -- brokered ... 17 to discuss the crisis in Syria. ... to add two rebel groups to ...
    05/11/2016 - 2:09 pm | View Link
  • Syrian army battles militants near Palmyra - The Nation Pakistan
    ... held east was calm on Wednesday after fighting overnight. A local truce ... add two rebel groups to a UN terror ... May 17 to discuss the ...
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  • World leaders discuss cease-fire, humanitarian aid in Vienna on Syria
    Some Syrian opposition representatives, Arab and U.N. officials have complained that the United States ... President Bashar Al Assad did not abide with efforts to establish a truce across Syria country, alternatives would need to be looked at.
    05/18/2016 - 7:57 am | View Link
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    US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad of "repercussions" if his regime flouts a new truce under negotiation ... Sergei Lavrov suggested on Tuesday after meeting U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura that a deal covering ...
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  • US, Russia Broker 48-Hour Ceasefire in Syria's Aleppo
    Meanwhile, activists reported that government warplanes had carried out more than 20 air strikes in the rebel-held eastern Ghouta outside Damascus, after the regime of calm declared by ... if the U.N.-backed truce is not implemented, it may withdraw ...
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  • U.S. officials claim new deal reached on Syria truce
    Under pressure from Russian Federation and the United States, the Syrian army agreed on Wednesday, May 4, to respect a two-day truce in the war-ravaged city ... Nusra Front or other extremist groups. The U.N. humanitarian chief has told an emergency ...
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  • Russian Federation says global powers to meet on Syria May 17 in Vienna
    Fighting raged as Washington and Moscow urged calm. A recent surge in bloodshed in Aleppo ... But the prospects for peace talks looked dim. Those U.N. -led talks have been stalled since the opposition suspended participation last month in protest.
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  • United Nations News Centre
    19 May. Ahead of end of UN forum, participation of indigenous people in development targets urged. Syria: credibility of peace talks at risk without renewed truce ...
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    05/19/2016 - 2:41 pm | View Website
  • Fighting rages in Aleppo amid calm in other parts of Syria ...
    In this image made from video and posted online from Validated UGC, a Civil Defense worker carries a child after airstrikes hit Aleppo, Syria, Thursday, April 28, 2016.
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  • UN Seeks to Build Peace Talks on Fragile Syria Truce
    A total of 135 people were killed in the first week of a partial truce in Syria in areas covered by the deal, a monitoring group said on Saturday ...
    03/6/2016 - 5:50 am | View Website
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