Assad regime’s airstrikes kill 11 civilians in Homs’ al-Waer
Assad regime’s warplanes conducted 4 airstrikes on al-Waer neighbourhood, targeting residential buildings. Assad terrorists also shelled the area with heavy artillery. Eleven civilians were immediately killed and at least 40 civilians were injured, Osama Abo Zeid, the head of media office in al-Waer said.
Al-Waer witnessed on Tuesday an escalation by the Assad regime after more than one month of uneasy calmness. Assad terrorists, located al-Jazeera al-Tasa’a (The Ninth Area), shelled six ground-to-ground missiles and tens of mortar bombs. the attacks hit the hospital of Bir and the Justice palace. The indiscriminate attacks also left many casualties.
This Assad escalation on the neighbourhood was interpreted by analysts as a form of pressure on the 100.000 civilians.
The Assad policy of ‘surrender or leave’ is expected to be witnessed in this neighbourhood as they were witnessed in the Old Homs, Darayya, eastern Aleppo and many other places.