Russia says ceasefire regime is still holding in Syria's Aleppo | Reuters

MOSCOW Russia's Defence Ministry said on Thursday a ceasefire was still holding in the Syrian city of Aleppo and a similar arrangement around the town of Daraya in Damascus province was extended until midnight on June 18.

During the last 24 hours, the ministry registered four breaches of the ceasefire in Damascus province, the ministry added in a statement.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt; Editing by Hugh Lawson)

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Updated Date: Jun 17, 2016 03:01:42 IST

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