Zahran Alloush - updates

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Evacuation of 3 Syrian towns begins under rare deal – monitor

Dec 28, 2015 - 5:25 PM

These local reconciliation deals usually provide for rebels to lay down their weapons in exchange for allowing in humanitarian aid to inhabitants living under siege

UN sets Syria peace talks target date

Dec 27, 2015 - 9:29 AM

The talks are the first step of an ambitious 18 month plan endorsed by the UN Security Council to end Syria s war which has killed more than 250 000 people

GHOST TOWN. A view of the Syrian town of Douma in the eastern Ghouta region, a rebel stronghold east of the capital Damascus, following air strikes on December 13, 2015. Sameer Al-Doumy/AFP

Air strike kills Syria rebel chief ahead of peace talks

Dec 26, 2015 - 10:37 AM

Zahran Alloush s death is a blow to the fragile peace process in Syria

ALLOUSH. A screen grab made available on 25 December 2015 from a video released by Jaish al-Islam (JAI), shows the leader of JAI, Sheikh Zahran Abduallah Alloush, delivering a speech during a passing out ceremony for graduating recruits of the group, Ghouta, outskirts of Damascus, Syria, 29 April 2015. TV grab from Jaish al-Islam / EPA