The U.K.-based monitoring group the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says it has recorded no civilian deaths during the first hours of the cease-fire in Syria.
The truce took effect yesterday, and despite some minor violations, overall it seems to be holding.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson gets an update from BBC correspondent James Longman, who's in Beirut.
James Longman, reporter for the BBC in Beirut. He tweets @jamesaalongman.
This segment aired on September 13, 2016. The audio for this segment is not available.