The Debate

So Much For Diplomacy: Aid under fire and no end to war in sight (part 2)

They couldn't wait to restart the bombing. Syrian government forces ignored US-Russia truce talks and hit rebel positions near Aleppo, including - volunteers say - an aid convoy and a Red Crescent warehouse. This ceasefire brought a lull in fighting, but also the US-led coalition's mistaken bombing of Assad forces. Are attempts to revive the ceasefire a pipe dream and after an Obama presidency that included deals with Cuba and Iran, will this UN week mark the end of an era?


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Produced by Daniel BARNEY, François WIBAUX and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

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