51 civilians killed in Aleppo raids, shelling: monitor


At least 51 civilians, including four children, were killed in air raids and shelling attacks
in Syria’s battleground city Aleppo and the neighbouring countryside, a monitoring group said.

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Syrian air force raids left 15 people dead yesterday in rebel-held areas in the east of Aleppo city. Nine civilians died in rebel shelling on the government-held west, the Syrian
Observatory for Human Rights said.

Another 27 people were killed in Syrian and Russian raids targeting a string of towns in the west of Aleppo province, the Britain-based group added.