Truce Deal Backed by U.S., Russia Draws Skepticism in Syria

  • Questions on cease-fire prospects from rebels, Assad regime
  • Attacks to continue against Islamic State, al-Nusra groups

Michael Fallon: Russia Must Stop Strikes in Syria Now

World powers agreed on a partial cease-fire in Syria’s war, reaching a deal that could forestall a humanitarian crisis around the besieged city of Aleppo even amid skepticism about how broad and lasting the truce might be.

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