Monday 15 August 2016 12:13 CET
Russia rejects longer Aleppo ceasefire, hints at joint action with US
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday rejected his German counterpart's call for a ceasefire longer than the current three hours daily to allow humanitarian aid into the Syrian city of Aleppo.
Monday 15 August 2016 10:41 CET
Germany calls on Russia to lay down arms to allow Aleppo aid
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has called on Russia to lay down its weapons to allow humanitarian aid to reach the embattled city of Aleppo in northern Syria.