The British government has decided to stop giving some aid to rebel-held areas in Syria.
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Since 2011, civil war has claimed at least 350,000 lives in Syria. 11 million people have been displaced from their homes - towns and cities obliterated. The Syrian opposition sidelined, IS grew like a hydra-headed beast.
The UK has committed £2.7 billion pounds to Syria, but today Britain is halting the non-humanitarian aid programme supporting the Free Syrian police force in the last rebel area, Idlib in North West Syria.
So is this a marker that the seven year conflict is effectively over?
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