Five killed, dozens wounded as Assad militias shell Idlib countryside

Orient Net 2019-03-07 06:47:00

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Assad militiamen shelled on Wednesday (March 6) for the twenty-fifth consecutive day the demilitarized zone (DMZ) of Idlib countryside, killing five civilians and injuring 26 others and causing material damage, Orient correspondent said.

Assad artillery shells and cluster rockets targeted civilian homes in al-Nayrab village in Idlib countryside, killing three civilians, including a child and an old woman and injuring ten others and causing substantial material damage.

Meanwhile, Assad artillery shells and rockets targeted the vegetables market (Souq Alhal) in Jisr al-Shughur city, killing a man and injuring nine others. 

Assad airstrikes, artillery shells and rockets also targeted civilian homes in Saraqib city and Khan al-Sabil village, killing a woman and injuring seven civilians.

Idlib countryside is within the de-escalation zones reached on Syria by the three guarantor states; Russia, Turkey and the Iranian regime.