Iran, Turkey foreign ministers review humanitarian situation in Aleppo

IRNA – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday reviewed the latest humanitarian situation in Aleppo on phone.

This is the fourth telephone conversation since Wednesday after the humanitarian exodus of the terrorists granted by the Syrian government.

Turkish media reported on Thursday that following intensive diplomatic contacts of Turkey with countries of the region, ceasefire was established in Aleppo and civilian evacuation from the city has begun.

Turkish media segments affiliated to the states supporting Daesh and al-Nusra terrorists groups in Syria published a report alleging that Shia paramilitary forces under command of Iran opened fire at civilian caravan getting out of Aleppo and killed four civilians, but, evacuation of the city continued.