Men walk through damaged buildings in the besieged area of Homs
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Syria conflict: Homs 'civilians' deal reached

The Syrian government will allow women and children to leave the besieged area of Homs "from now", the UN mediator at the Geneva peace talks has said.

Lakhdar Brahimi said the government has asked for a list of adult male civilians who want to leave to ensure they are not fighters.

Bridget Kendall reports from Geneva.

  • 26 Jan 2014
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