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U.N. chief urges Russia, U.S. to help stop Syria fighting | Reuters

UNITED NATIONS United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday urged Russia and the United States to exert pressure on Syria's warring parties to stop fighting and ensure a credible investigation of air strikes that destroyed an Aleppo hospital.

"Instead of bombing civilian areas, all Syrian parties must renew their focus on a political process," Ban's spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in a statement.

(Reporting by Michelle Nichols, editing by G Crosse)

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Updated Date: Apr 29, 2016 01:01 AM

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