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Situation in Aleppo’s Armenian districts improved - source

11:26, 09.08.2012 Region: World News, Armenia, Diaspora Theme: Politics

Clashes between the government forces and the opposition continue in Aleppo, Syria’s largest city.

A source told Armenian News-NEWS.am that situation in the Armenian districts has improved as compared with the previous days but remains tense.

“For the first time in two days power was turned on for a couple of hours. We have food, too” a source in the Armenian community of Aleppo said.

Many Armenian families, especially those having children, are leaving the city. Victims among Armenians have been reported.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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