Three children among 13 civilians killed by new Assad massacre in Idlib countryside

Orient Net 2020-01-06 07:42:00

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Thirteen civilians, including three children and two women were killed and 32 others were injured on Sunday (January 5) after Assad warplanes and Assad helicopters bombed Idlib countryside, Orient correspondent said.  

Assad warplanes bombed a school, a mosque, and kindergarten in the city of Ariha in Idlib province, killing 12 civilians, including three children and a woman and injuring 25 others, including three women and six children.

Earlier on Sunday, the warplanes bombed civilian homes in Saraqib city, killing a woman, and injuring seven civilians, including a woman and two children.

On New Year's Day, Assad banned cluster rocket killed five children and four adults near Abdo Salama school in Sarmin town in 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.