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2016 | 2016, United Nations, Security Council Adopts Resolution 2328 (2016), Demanding Immediate, Unhindered Access for Monitoring of Civilian Evacuations from Aleppo

In this Resolution, the UN Security Council stresses that the evacuations of civilians and fighters from the districts of the city of Aleppo affected by the conflict must be conducted in accordance with international humanitarian law and principles. It emphasizes that the evacuations of civilians must be voluntary and to final destinations of their choice, and that these civilians need to be protected.

The Resolution requests the United Nations and other relevant institutions to carry out adequate, neutral monitoring and direct observation on evacuations from the city of Aleppo. Furthermore, it requests to report as appropriate thereon, to ensure further deployment of staff for these purposes as needed and demands all parties to provide these monitors with safe, immediate and unimpeded access.