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    On Friday, the Russian Defense Ministry announced that Aleppo was now under full government control with the Syrian army operation to retake the eastern districts completed. Civilians and militants were leaving the city amid a ceasefire agreement between the remaining pockets of resistance and government forces.

    Convoy of 5 Buses, 1 Ambulance Leave Eastern Aleppo as Evacuation Continues

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    The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) escorted five buses and one ambulance out of eastern Aleppo, according to ICRC regional director for the Middle East Robert Mardini.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) escorted five buses and one ambulance out of eastern Aleppo, ICRC regional director for the Middle East Robert Mardini said Monday.

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