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Russia vetoes UN resolution on Aleppo truce

AFP , Saturday 8 Oct 2016

Russia on Saturday vetoed a United Nations draft resolution demanding an end to the bombing of Syria's war-battered city of Aleppo.

The draft text presented by France won 11 votes in favor, but there were two votes against -- including Russia -- and two abstentions, notably from veto-holder China.

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