SOHR: ‘Aleppo battle is over’

Aleppo – The battle for the Syrian city of Aleppo is over, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said, after rebels reportedly withdrew from six remaining districts in the opposition-held east of the city.

It is unclear how many civilians remain in the rebel-controlled eastern Aleppo. Thousands of civilians are thought to have fled in the last 24 hours