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'Humanitarian Pause' Begins in Aleppo

A Russian-declared 10-hour cease-fire went into effect in Syria's embattled city of Aleppo Friday to allow both rebels and civilians to leave the city. The chief of Russia's General Staff, Valery Gerasimov, said earlier this week the moratorium, which was also approved by Syrian officials, was intended to "avoid pointless casualties."  He said rebels would be allowed to leave the city along two new corridors, one leading to the Turkish border and the other to the...

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