24 December 2016 Saturday
Turkish authorities said Saturday that 220 seriously injured Aleppan civilians have been treated in Turkey following the evacuation of the war-battered Syrian city of Aleppo.
The injured civilians were taken from the opposition-held city of Idlib to waiting ambulances at the Turkish border crossing of Cilvegozu, the Turkish Prime Ministry Directorate General of Press and Information told Anadolu Agency.
The figure of 220 Aleppans includes 93 injured children.
Thirty-one have been discharged following treatment.
Source: World Bulletin.