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State TV and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights-which estimates 219 civilians died Sunday, according to the (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/nov/28/syrian-rebel-forces-aleppo-biggest-defeat-since-2012) Guardian - say rebel forces have lost a third of their territory in the besieged city over the past few days as President Basher Assad's forces took control of the strategic Sakhour district, (http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-38128370) BBC reported.
A CRUISE missile is blasted from a Russian warship as the latest blitz against the besieged city of Aleppo in Syria begins.
The rebels refused and the UN failed to negotiate the delivery of aid to 275,000 people trapped in the besieged city.
MoD minister Lord Howe said the only solution to the conflict was through dialogue but with Russian warplanes carrying out "indiscriminate bombing" of the besieged city of Aleppo, the ball was now in Russia's court on the diplomatic front.
They agreed on the importance of ensuring that vital humanitarian assistance and other essentials are able to reach Yemenis in all parts of the country, including in the besieged city of Taiz.
The helicopter was returning from delivering humanitarian aid to the besieged city of Aleppo, it said.
The Iraqi Parliament called for urgent aids to be delivered to the besieged city and has voted unanimously for a esolution considering Al-Anbar a disaster province.
Furthermore media coverage within the besieged city is also limited.
Many rebels and their families who fled Zabadani had taken refuge in Madaya, which has also served as an important supply hub for fighters inside the besieged city.
They are also seeking funds to help people in the besieged city in return for people in Luhansk sending donations to striking South Wales miners' families in the 1980s.
Summary: Activists in the Kurdish besieged city of Kobane in Syria, under attack from IS, confirmed that the US-led coalition launched air strikes near Syria's border with Turkey.
Just weeks after rebels and pro-government forces in Syria agreed on a truce in Homs, allowing for the evacuation of opposition fighters from the besieged city , a spate of car bombs ripped through a pro-regime neighborhood on Sunday.