The rebels stated that they agreed with Russia on a cease-fire in Aleppo


The rebels have reached an agreement with Russia on a full ceasefire in Aleppo during the night, it is reported Reuters with reference to the representative of one of the factions.

The Agency with reference to the interlocutor also reported that the agreement with Russia about the cease-bombardirovki is valid from Tuesday morning.

According to the representative of another group, the agreement should allow soldiers and civilians to evacuate from the Eastern part of the city.

Earlier Tuesday, France demanded an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to discuss the situation in Aleppo. The meeting is scheduled for 12:00 new York time [20:00].

Earlier, on December 12, a military source told Reuters that the Syrian army is ready to declare the liberation of Aleppo from the rebels at any time. On Tuesday, the Russian Centre of reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria reported that the Syrian authorities have full control of 98% of the city.

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