Call for emergency UN meet amid regime assault in Syria

Escalating violence in Syria's second city of Aleppo in the wake of a rising civilian death toll and impending humanitarian crisis.

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Call for emergency UN meet amid regime assault in Syria
US, UK and France demand Security Council meeting to discuss violence in Aleppo that has left 200 dead in a week.

The US, Britain and France have called for an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to discuss the escalating violence in Syria’s second city of Aleppo in the wake of a rising civilian death toll and impending humanitarian crisis. The latest step comes as Syrian government forces, backed by Moscow, have heavily bombed rebel-held areas…