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  2/10/2014, Adar 10, 5774

Syria: Homs Ceasefire Extended by Three Days

The ceasefire that was declared for the city of Homs, in western Syria, has been extended by three days solely for the purpose of allowing the transfer of humanitarian relief supplies.

Under Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos offered her thanks to both regime and opposition forces.