Putin instructed to begin large-scale humanitarian operation in Aleppo


“In accordance with the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation today jointly with the Syrian government to initiate a large-scale humanitarian operation on rendering assistance to the civilian population of the city of Aleppo,” — said the Minister of defence of Russia Sergey Shoigu, “Interfax”. According to him, the Russian center for the reconciliation of conflicting parties, cooperation with the Syrian authorities will open several corridors to exit from Aleppo civilians and militants. The civilian population promised to provide hot meals and medical assistance.