Syria War: 'Families Leave' Rebel-Held Parts Of Aleppo

Many residents said they were afraid to leave via government-controlled routes into regime-held territory.

Dozens of families have left the besieged and battered opposition-held parts of the divided city of Aleppo through a "humanitarian corridor", according to Syrian state media. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also reported that "a number" of civilians had crossed into government territory during the evacuation on Saturday. The crossings were the first major…