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10 December 2016

409 civilians, including 45 children have been killed

The UN General Assembly voted on Friday in favour of a non-binding resolution demanding an immediate ceasefire in Syria and humanitarian aid access. But the document was not expected to have much effect, with Britain's ambassador describing it as "too little, too late".

Forces have captured about 85 percent of the city's rebel-held east with people trapped in increasingly grim conditions

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/12/syria-army-pounds-aleppo-rebels-russia-vows-161209213815074.html