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Russia dismisses Syria campaign death toll allegation

Russia dismisses Syria campaign death toll allegation

Sep 30, – The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Friday that more than 9,300 people — including some 3,800 civilians — had been killed in the year of Russian air strikes in Syria in support of President Bashar Al-Assad. Russia on Friday dismissed an accusation its bombing campaign in Syria has killed thousands […]

September 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Islamic State faces battle in Iraq, bombs in Syria

Islamic State faces battle in Iraq, bombs in Syria

May 25, –In Palmyra, the Syrian air force launched strikes at buildings captured by Islamic State, whose occupation of the city has raised fears that the insurgents will destroy its famed Roman ruins. Islamic State poured more fighters into Ramadi on Monday as security forces and Shi’ite paramilitaries renewed efforts to retake the western Iraqi […]

May 25, 2015 | By | Reply More
Suicide bombs hit Syria troops north of Damascus

Suicide bombs hit Syria troops north of Damascus

Nov 20, – A suicide car bomber targeted a checkpoint manned by Syrian soldiers while another blew up near a security headquarters. Both were on the outskirts of Nabak, said Rami Abdurrahman from the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and another activist based near the town. Suicide bombers targeted Syrian troops and a hospital […]

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