> Their stay lengthened earlier on Sunday as events deteriorated. Armed men burning five buses destined for evacuation near Idlib. State TV blaming so called armed terrorists. Rebel officials claiming it was the work of an angry mob. The mission to clear two nearby Shi'ite villages part of the deal to allow rebel fighters and their families to leave Aleppo.
The mostly Sunni insurgents agreeing for tit for tat evacuations. The chaos surrounding the clearances reflecting the complexities of Syria's long civil war. The United Nations Security Council has agreed to draft resolution to ensure events are properly monitored, but even that is a compromise. Russia vetoing an earlier draft circulating by France, before proposing an alternative.
That is the expected to pass a vote on Monday. But in a conflict costing more than 400,000 lives, six resolutions have so far been vetoed by Moscow.