7 children among 12 civilians killed by new Assad massacre in Idlib city
Date: 2020-02-11 13:51
Assad warplanes launched several airstrikes on Idlib city center and the industrial area in Idlib city on Tuesday (February 11), killing at least 12 civilians, including seven children and injuring 33 others, a medical source told Orient correspondent.
Meanwhile, the warplanes bombed several villages and towns in Idlib and Aleppo countryside.
The warplanes also targeted civilian homes in Darat Izza town in Aleppo countryside, injuring five civilians, including two women and a child.
White Helmets volunteers are working hard to rescue civilians from under the rubble of destroyed buildings in the aftermath of the airstrikes.
On Monday, Russian airstrikes on the village of Abin Semaan in Aleppo countryside killed 13 civilians, including seven children and three women and injured 21 others, including eight children and nine women.
On Sunday, the warplanes killed 18 civilians and injured 43 others in Aleppo and Idlib countryside.
The Syrian Network for Human Rights SNHR documented in its report released on (January 1) 43 massacres committed by Assad regime's militias and 22 massacres committed by Russian forces in 2019.
The report documented the deaths of 3,364 civilians in 2019, including 842 children and 486 women at the hands of the perpetrator parties to the conflict in Syria, including 234 in December.