Convoy of Evacuees Arrives to Opposition-Held Area in West Aleppo Province

StoryfulPublished: January 13, 20171 views
Published: January 13, 2017

A convoy that left east Aleppo arrived at a checkpoint in a rebel-held area of west Aleppo province on December 15, according to <a href="" target="_blank">local activists</a>.

<a href="" target="_blank">Opposition sources</a> said that 1,150 people arrived on the same day into rebel-controlled areas west of the city.

The Syrian Red Crescent said it was working with the Red Cross to evacuate people.

Pro-opposition media said a Red Crescent convoy arrived to the Sukari neighborhood to prepare for the evacuation.

The first of a series of planned evacuation convoys leaving east Aleppo on December 15 came under fire at the al-Ramousah checkpoint, according to local media.

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