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Suicide attack on Syria wedding kills 22- monitor

Suicide attack on Syria wedding kills 22- monitor

Oct 04, – “A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a hall in Tall Tawil village during the wedding of a member of the Syrian Democratic Forces, killing at least 22 civilians,” Observatory chief Rami Abdel Rahman told AFP. A suicide bomber killed at least 22 people Monday in an attack targeting a party in […]

October 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Syrian military calls on Aleppo rebels to surrender, promises safe passage

Syrian military calls on Aleppo rebels to surrender, promises safe passage

Oct 03, – In a statement published by the official SANA news agency, the Syrian army promised “a safe exit and access to the necessary assistance” for rebels, guaranteed by the commands of both the Syrian and Russian armies, if rebels left the besieged city of Aleppo. The Syrian government has demanded that rebels lay down their […]

October 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
Russia under fire at UN as air strikes pound Syria’s Aleppo

Russia under fire at UN as air strikes pound Syria’s Aleppo

Sep 26, – At an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council to demand Russia rein in its ally, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and halt intense air strikes, Moscow and Damascus were repeatedly accused of war crimes. The US accused Moscow of “barbarism” over the worsening carnage in Aleppo, as Syrian and Russian warplanes pounded […]

September 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
Missiles blast Aleppo as Syria army readies ground assault

Missiles blast Aleppo as Syria army readies ground assault

Sep 24, – Forty-five civilians including several children were killed and dozens wounded in the raids on eastern Aleppo by Russian warplanes and regime aircraft, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group. Missiles rained down on rebel-held areas of Syria’s Aleppo on Friday, causing widespread destruction that overwhelmed rescue teams, as […]

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Air strikes hit aid trucks near Aleppo, kill 12- monitor

Air strikes hit aid trucks near Aleppo, kill 12- monitor

Sep 20, – The Syrian army could not immediately be reached for comment about the attack in a rebel-held area west of Aleppo near the town of Urm al-Kubra. Syrian or Russian warplanes bombed aid trucks near Aleppo late on Monday after a week-long ceasefire ended, killing 12 people, including Red Crescent workers, the Syrian […]

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Truce teeters after raids on Aleppo, Syria troops

Truce teeters after raids on Aleppo, Syria troops

Sep 19, – Syria’s ceasefire appeared on the brink of collapse on Monday after a US-led coalition strike killed dozens of regime soldiers and Aleppo city was hit by its first air raids in nearly a week. The barrage of strikes on rebel-held districts of Aleppo on Sunday risks reigniting battlefronts in the city and […]

September 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Dozens dead in US-led coalition strike on Syrian army position

Dozens dead in US-led coalition strike on Syrian army position

Sep 18, – “Warplanes from the American coalition hit one of the Syrian army’s positions… near the Deir Ezzor airport,” the statement carried by state media said. US-led coalition aircraft hit a Syrian army position in the country’s east on Saturday, an armed forces statement said, while a monitor group reported dozens of soldiers dead. […]

September 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Air raids kill 23 civilians in jihadist-held Syria town- monitor

Air raids kill 23 civilians in jihadist-held Syria town- monitor

Sep 16, – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it did not know whether Syrian regime or Russian warplanes carried out the strikes on Al-Mayadin in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor. Twenty-three civilians including nine children were killed in air strikes on a town in eastern Syria held by the Islamic State jihadist […]

September 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Toll from strikes on Syria’s Idlib jumps to 58- monitor

Toll from strikes on Syria’s Idlib jumps to 58- monitor

Sep 11, – It was not immediately clear who carried out the raids, which hit a market and several neighbourhoods across the city. The death toll in air strikes on the key northwestern Syrian city of Idlib jumped to 58 late Saturday, a monitoring group said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the dead […]

September 11, 2016 | By | Reply More
24 killed in air strikes on Syria’s Idlib- monitor

24 killed in air strikes on Syria’s Idlib- monitor

Sep 10, – It was not immediately clear who carried out the raids that also hit several neighbourhoods in Idlib and wounded at least 90 people, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Air strikes that hit a market and areas of the rebel-held northwestern city of Idlib Saturday killed 24 people, a monitor said, […]

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