Cease-fire broken UN aid convoy attacked in Syria
An UN convoy found itself under-fire because it attemptedto provide aid for the besieged city of Homs in Syria.
Eight cars were blocked for all hours. The Syrian Arab Red Crescent said mortar fire landed near one of the vehicles wounding one of the people and other studies show four paramedics were also hurt.
Regardless Of The holdup, the Red Cross were able to provide help to 3,000 citizens within the rebel-held Old Town that has been under siege going back 1 5 years.
The event came on day two of the three day UN-brokered cease-fire with both government and opposition forces pointing the finger of blame for that assault.
Many residents continue steadily to flee the conflict area, on Friday more than 80 everyone was evacuated, many malnourished. They told journalists that lots of remain who wish to keep.
The Syrian government had declared it’d attend another round of peace talks due in Geneva on Monday.