Skip to comments.Syria evacuates civilians from besieged Homs centre
Posted on 02/07/2014 3:34:03 PM PST by gooblah
HOMS, Syria (Reuters) - Syria evacuated 83 civilians on Friday who had lived under government siege in the devastated city of Homs for a year and a half, the first concrete result of talks launched two weeks ago to try to end the country's civil war.
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Six hundred Syrians flee besieged Old Homs in aid convoy
BY DOMINIC EVANS
BEIRUT Sun Feb 9, 2014 3:14pm EST
Aid workers return to Homs, Syria, despite being attacked
Forces loyal to Assad have blockaded rebel-held parts of Homs for over a year as part of Syria’s brutal civil war, causing widespread hunger and suffering.