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Aleppo clashes reached Armenian-populated districts

12:44, 07.08.2012 Region: World News, Armenia, Diaspora Theme: Politics

The clashes between government forces and rebels in Syria’s largest city Aleppo have reached Armenian-populated districts, a source said.

Last night clashes broke out near the Armenian-populated districts and within them, a source in the Armenian community told Armenian News-NEWS.am.

“Confrontation started at about 4 a.m. and continued till 9 in the morning. It was the most awful night since the conflict started,” the source said.

According to him, Armenians of Aleppo intend to temporarily leave their homes. The source said Armenians were not affected in clashes.

About 50-60 thousand Armenian reside in Syria.  

 

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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