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Syria's Assad: Aleppo Truce Plan 'Worth Studying'

Syrian President Bashar al Assad says a U.N. proposal for a cease-fire in rebel-contested Aleppo was "worth studying." The statement was released by state media Monday, after talks between the Syrian leader and the proposal's author, U.N. envoy Staffan de Mistura in Damascus. Assad said the plan would need to be worked on to achieve its goals of "returning security" to the embattled city. De Mistura's plan, first proposed late last month, envisions a...

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