President of Syria Bashar al-Assad made a visit to Moscow on October 20, 2015

Syria’s Assad says Aleppo victory a “huge step” in ending war

PanARMENIAN.Net – President Bashar al-Assad said victory for his forces in Aleppo would be a “huge step” in ending Syria’s war, as government troops battled Thursday, December 8 to retake more rebel ground, AFP reports.

Despite pleas from increasingly cornered opposition fighters, Western countries and the United Nations, Assad also rejected talk of a ceasefire in Aleppo.

Repeated diplomatic efforts this week to end the fighting have stalled, with US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov failing to make a breakthrough in their latest talks on Wednesday.

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