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Air strikes kill 12 civilians in south Syria rebel holdout- monitor

Air strikes kill 12 civilians in south Syria rebel holdout- monitor

Unidentified air strikes have killed 12 civilians in a rebel-held pocket of southern Syria as regime ally Russia presses talks for Damascus to retake the area, a monitor said Wednesday. The deadly strikes late Tuesday hit Nawa, the last town under rebel control in the southern province of Daraa, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights […]

July 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
New strikes kill 10 in rebel-held suburbs of Syrian capital

New strikes kill 10 in rebel-held suburbs of Syrian capital

New airstrikes and shelling on the besieged, rebel-held suburbs of the Syrian capital killed at least 10 people on Wednesday, a rescue organization and a monitoring group said. Syrian government forces and Russian aircraft have shown no signs of letting up their indiscriminate aerial and artillery assault on eastern Ghouta since they stepped up strikes […]

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Six people killed in PKK car bombing in Turkey’s southeast- deputy PM

Six people killed in PKK car bombing in Turkey’s southeast- deputy PM

Aug  15, – Twenty-one people, some of the police officers, were wounded in the bombing on a busy road between the city of Diyarbakir, the region’s largest, and the district of Bismil, Deputy Prime Ministers Numan Kurtulmus said. A car bomb killed six people including four police officers and a child outside a police station […]

August 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
51 civilians dead in bombardment of Syria rebel-held areas- monitor

51 civilians dead in bombardment of Syria rebel-held areas- monitor

July  21, – The group said at least 13 people, including three children, were killed in government air strikes and shelling on the Eastern Ghouta area outside the capital Damascus. At least 51 civilians, including 15 children, were killed in bombardment of several rebel-held areas across Syria on Thursday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights […]

July 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
Truce in peril as Syria bombardments kill at least 30

Truce in peril as Syria bombardments kill at least 30

Apr 23, – The head of a Britain-based monitoring group said the escalating violence meant a ceasefire between the regime and non-jihadist rebels, in place since late February, had effectively collapsed. At least 30 civilians were killed Saturday in regime and rebel bombardment of areas across Syria, threatening an eight-week-old truce at a time when […]

April 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Ukraine border guards clash with rebels near Russian border

Ukraine border guards clash with rebels near Russian border

Aug 25, – Border guards halted the advance of the column about 5 km northeast of the town, which is on the Azov Sea, it said in a Facebook post. Ukrainian government forces engaged with a separatist armored column near the southeastern town of Novoazovsk, about 10 km (6 miles) from the Russian border, Ukraine’s […]

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