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Suspected Russian air raids kill 10 Syrian civilians- monitor

Suspected Russian air raids kill 10 Syrian civilians- monitor

Jan 31, – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said three children were among those killed in the raids on Al-Hisan in the western part of the province. Suspected Russian air strikes killed at least 10 civilians Saturday in a village held by the Islamic State group in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor, […]

January 31, 2016 | By | Reply More
IS attack on Syria’s Deir Ezzor kills 35 regime forces- monitor

IS attack on Syria’s Deir Ezzor kills 35 regime forces- monitor

Jan 16, – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the jihadist group had advanced into the northern tip of the city and captured the suburb of Al-Baghaliyeh. At least 35 Syrian soldiers and pro-regime militiamen were killed Saturday in a multi-front attack by the Islamic State group on the eastern city of Deir Ezzor, […]

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Syria accuses US-led coalition of killing regime troops

Syria accuses US-led coalition of killing regime troops

Dec 07, – In a letter to the United Nations Security Council and Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Syria’s foreign ministry condemned what it called a “flagrant aggression” that killed at least three soldiers late on Sunday. Syria expressed outrage Monday after a suspected US-led coalition strike for the first time killed regime troops, but the […]

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Two months of Russia raids in Syria kill 1,500- monitor

Two months of Russia raids in Syria kill 1,500- monitor

Nov 30, – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Russian raids that began September 30 have killed 419 Islamic State group fighters as well as 598 from Al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Nusra Front and other rebel groups. Russian air strikes in support of the Syrian government have killed more than 1,500 people, a third of them […]

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Syrian regime bombardment ‘kills 18 civilians in Aleppo’

Syrian regime bombardment ‘kills 18 civilians in Aleppo’

Sep 21, – “Regime forces fired on the Al-Shaar neighbourhood in Aleppo city’s east, which is controlled by the opposition, and killed at least 18 civilians,” said Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Heavy bombardment by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad killed at least 18 civilians Monday in […]

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’19 dead’ in rebel fire on Syria’s Aleppo

’19 dead’ in rebel fire on Syria’s Aleppo

Sep 15, – State television also reported 95 people wounded in rocket attacks on neighbourhoods in the west of Aleppo. At least 19 people were killed Tuesday by rebel rocket fire on government-held parts of Syria’s northern city of Aleppo, state media said. That area is controlled by regime forces while rebels are in the […]

September 15, 2015 | By | Reply More
Car bomb kills 10 in Syria regime bastion Latakia

Car bomb kills 10 in Syria regime bastion Latakia

Sep 02, –”Terrorists detonated a car laden with many explosives at noon (0900 GMT) in Hamam square in Latakia, killing 10 people,” the official SANA news agency reported. Ten people were killed and dozens wounded on Wednesday in a rare car bombing in the Syrian city of Latakia, in the coastal bastion of President Bashar […]

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Toll from Syria regime strikes near Damascus rises to 34- monitor

Toll from Syria regime strikes near Damascus rises to 34- monitor

Aug 23, – The increased toll came as nine people, including civilians, were killed in rocket attacks on a regime-held neighbourhood northeast of Damascus, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The toll from heavy government bombardment of a rebel stronghold outside the Syrian capital rose on Sunday to 34 civilians, including 12 children, a […]

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Missile kills 18 civilians in Syria’s Aleppo- monitor

Missile kills 18 civilians in Syria’s Aleppo- monitor

Jul 21, – “The missile struck when people were still inside their homes in the Maghayir district. It killed 18 civilians, including one child, and wounded dozens of others,” said Rami Abdel Rahman, director of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. A missile fired by Syrian forces killed at least 18 civilians on Tuesday in […]

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IS rockets ‘kill five in Syria’s Palmyra’

IS rockets ‘kill five in Syria’s Palmyra’

May 18, – The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also reported fierce clashes between the jihadists and government troops on the outskirts of the city’s 2,000-year-old UNESCO world heritage site. The Islamic State jihadist group fired a barrage of rockets on residential neighbourhoods in Syria’s ancient city of Palmyra, killing five civilians including two children, […]

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