As Pressure Mounts On Aleppo, Russia Conducts Air Strikes Across Syria

February 5, 2016
Russian T-90 tank with pro-regime fighters near Mayer, northern Aleppo. Photo via @Ald_Aba

Live Updates: Thousands of people are trying to flee the north of the Aleppo region into Turkey as fighting rages between rebel fighters and pro-regime forces. Meanwhile Russian jets have conducted air strikes on rebel-held settlements across the country.

The previous post in our Putin in Syria column can be found here.