Drone footage shows civilians fleeing from militant-held E. Aleppo (VIDEO)

Drone footage shows civilians fleeing from militant-held E. Aleppo (VIDEO)
New drone footage shows numerous civilians fleeing the militant-held east of Aleppo after the Syrian government forces temporarily halted military activities on Friday to allow evacuations.

The civilians in the Ruptly footage are exiting the southeastern Aleppo district of Sheikh Sa'eed.


Over the past 48 hours, up to 50,000 people have been evacuated from east Aleppo, Russian Defense Ministry spokesperson Major General Igor Konashenkov reported on Saturday.