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Truce in besieged Damascus suburb may bring food to starving residents

By Reuters | Thu, 26 Dec 2013 11:24 AM
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By Stephen Kalin

BEIRUT, Dec 26 (Reuters) - Syrian government forces and rebel fighters in a besieged Damascus suburb have agreed to a 48-hour truce that could result in food being allowed in for residents threatened with starvation, activists said on Thursday.

Free Syrian Army (FSA) rebels occupied Mouadamiya last year and the government has been trying to win it back since with a siege that has ...

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