In pictures: Syria ceasefire takes effect under US-Russia deal

In the government-held western Aleppo, which is regularly targeted by rebel rocket fire, residents enjoyed the quiet of the morning and expressed hope that the truce would last.
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Syrian children play on swings in the Syrian rebel-held town of Arbin, in the eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, as they celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday on September 13, 2016, the day after an internally backed ceasefire for Syria came into effect as part of a hard-fought deal to bring an end to the war between rebels and regime fighters. (Amer Almohibany/AFP/Getty Images)
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Syrian children ride an attraction in the Syrian rebel-held town of Arbin, in the eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, as they celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday on September 13, 2016, the day after an internally backed ceasefire for Syria came into effect as part of a hard-fought deal to bring an end to the war between rebels and regime fighters. (Amer Almohibany/AFP/Getty Images)
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Syrian youths sit at a cafe in the government-held Mogambo neighbourhood of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo as they celebrate the Eid al-Adha Muslim holiday on September 13, 2016, a day after a fragile ceasefire was brokered. In the government-held western Aleppo, which is regularly targeted by rebel rocket fire, residents enjoyed the quiet of the morning and expressed hope that the truce would last. (Youssef Karwashan/AFP/Getty Images)
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Syrian children play on a ride in the Syrian rebel-held town of Arbin, in the eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, as they celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday on September 13, 2016, the day after an internally backed ceasefire for Syria came into effect as part of a hard-fought deal to bring an end to the war between rebels and regime fighters. (Amer Almohibany/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Syrian man crosses a street in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli on September 13, 2016 as a truce brokered by Russia and the United States saw guns fall silent at sundown the previous night. A ceasefire billed as the 'last chance' for peace in Syria appeared to be holding on its first full day, with residents nationwide reporting a rare respite from years of violence. (Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Syrian man carries three girls on a bicycle in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli on September 13, 2016 as a truce brokered by Russia and the United States saw guns fall silent at sundown the previous night. A ceasefire billed as the 'last chance' for peace in Syria appeared to be holding on its first full day, with residents nationwide reporting a rare respite from years of violence. (Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Syrian boy carries a toy gun past a destroyed building in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli on September 13, 2016 as a truce brokered by Russia and the United States saw guns fall silent at sundown the previous night. A ceasefire billed as the 'last chance' for peace in Syria appeared to be holding on its first full day, with residents nationwide reporting a rare respite from years of violence. (Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty Images)
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Syrian boys play on swings in the Syrian rebel-held town of Arbin, in the eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, as they celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday on September 13, 2016, the day after an internally backed ceasefire for Syria came into effect as part of a hard-fought deal to bring an end to the war between rebels and regime fighters. (Amer Almohibany/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Syrian boy rides a horse as Syrian children play in the street in a rebel-held area of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo as they celebrate the Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice) holiday on the first day of a fragile ceasefire which aims to bring an end to fighting between loyalists to the Syrian president and a wide range of rebels but excludes jihadist forces like the Islamic State group. AFP correspondents in both the rebel-held east and the government-held west reported nearly 24 hours had passed without air strikes or rocket fire. (Thaer Mohammed/AFP/Getty Images)
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A Syrian man walks in a street in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli on September 13, 2016 as a truce brokered by Russia and the United States saw guns fall silent at sundown the previous night. A ceasefire billed as the 'last chance' for peace in Syria appeared to be holding on its first full day, with residents nationwide reporting a rare respite from years of violence. (Delil Souleiman/AFP/Getty Images)