Will A 'Bombing Freeze' Work In Aleppo?
The U.N. special envoy for Syria announced on Tuesday the Syrian government would agree to a bombing truce in the city of Aleppo. But will it work?By Jake Godin | February 18, 2015
Will a Syrian "bombing freeze" work in Aleppo? (Video via Syrian Civil Defense)
On Tuesday, the United Nations special envoy for Syria announced the Syrian government had agreed to a bombing freeze in Aleppo for six weeks.
"The government of Syria has indicated to me its willingness to halt all aerial bombing … and artillery shelling for a period of six weeks," Staffan de Mistura said during a press conference.