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Syria regime airstrikes kill at least 20 civilians in north: monitor

World Feb 2, 2018

Syria regime airstrikes kill at least 20 civilians in north: monitor

At least 20 civilians were killed Thursday in Syrian government airstrikes on rebel-held territory in the country's north, a war monitor said. Elsewhere three children were reported killed in artillery strikes on rebel-held eastern Ghouta, while state news agency SANA said seven people died in ...

Assad regime presses Aleppo offensive with aid of Russian airstrikes

World Sep 6, 2016

Assad regime presses Aleppo offensive with aid of Russian airstrikes

The Syrian army and its allies, backed by Russian air power, are keeping up a heavy bombardment of insurgent positions in and around Aleppo, rebels said on Monday, pressing to complete their recapture of the city's strategic southern gateway. After reimposing a siege on rebel-held ...

Russian air support helps Syrian, Hezbollah ground forces advance

World Oct 13, 2015

Russian air support helps Syrian, Hezbollah ground forces advance

Russian jets intensified their airstrikes Monday in central Syria as government forces battled insurgents in a strategic area near a rebel-held province and a government stronghold. The government push is the latest in a bid to regain the Sahl al-Ghab plain, which is adjacent to ...