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Russia blames Turkey for not notifying its advancements, amid Syrian shelling
Russia had asked militant groups to let civilians leave Idlib through the three points, adding that the Russian forces had informed people about the evacuation points via SMS messages, leaflets, TV, and radio reports.
Turkey hosts the largest number of Syrian refugees, more than 3.7 million people
The report noted that the army destroyed rebel positions and fortifications and eliminated large numbers of the rebel militants.
At least 50 people were killed in intensive air and ground strikes in Syria
US accuses Al-Assad government of using chemical weapons in Ghouta
Weekend airstrikes by unspecified belligerents have destroyed a hospital in northern Syria, Doctors Without Borders reports. Elsewhere, recent attacks by Russia have flattened opposition areas of Aleppo.
AFP – Mortar rounds fired on schools in the Syrian capital on Tuesday killed a child and wounded more than 40 people, among them more children, state media said. Rebels fighting to oust President Bashar Al-Assad hold some territory on the outskirts of Damascus from which they have regularly launched mortar and rocket attacks targeting …
Activists from the Syrian Revolution General Commission network said the blast took place in the market area of the Darkush, which is under rebel control.
Up for grabs are two seats for the province of Aleppo, one for Hama, another for Idlib and a fifth for Hasakeh, SANA said.
The rebel Free Syrian Army claimed the downing of a MiG jet west of Aleppo.