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Syria aid teams prepare to renew Homs evacuations

Feb 10, 2014 - 8:30 PM

Discussions were underway as to whether the 3 day truce would be extended to allow for further humanitarian operations

EVACUATION. A handout picture released by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on February 9, 2014, shows civilians on a bus as they are evacuated from the besieged district of the central Syrian city of Homs. AFP PHOTO/HO/SANA

Hundreds evacuated from Syria's Homs on eve of talks

Feb 09, 2014 - 10:16 PM

UPDATED State television said the operation – the second evacuation in 3 days – took place under fire from armed terrorist groups

DISPLACED. An image of the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus hangs on the partially destroyed wall of a house belonging to a Christian family in a neighbourhood besieged by government forces in the central Syrian city of Homs on February 1, 2014. Photo by AFP

Bomb kills 27 in Syria as US presses for peace talks

Oct 14, 2013 - 10:00 PM

A car bomb kills 27 in northwest Syria as the US pressed for peace talks in the country

CAR BOMB. This picture shows vehicles burning following an explosion in Idlib province, according to to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. AFP PHOTO /SYRIAN OBSERVATORY FOR HUMAN RIGHTS