a partial truce [lapsed] on 19 September

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The quotation comes from Syria conflict: Aleppo bombing shuts largest hospital - BBC News

Quotation: The Syrian American Medical Society, which supports the hospital, said it had been struck by barrel bombs.

There are also reports of Russian-backed Syrian government forces hitting Aleppo's historic Old City.

Clashes between government troops and rebels are occurring in several areas.

Russian and Syrian air forces resumed attacks on the rebel-held east of the city after a partial truce lapsed on 19 September. Government forces have also launched a ground offensive against the rebels.
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Hi everyone! Does "lapsed" here mean "expired"?
 
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