Idlib: Russian warplanes kill 8 in Jisr al-Sheghoor
Russian airstrikes hit Idlib's Jisr al-Sheghoor - April. 23, 2017 (Photo: White Helmets)
Date: 2017-04-23 12:58
Russian warplanes committed Sunday a massacre in the city of Jisr al-Sheghoor west of Idlib, resulting in dozens of casualties, while a car bomb exploded in the city of Maarat al-Nu’man in Idlib southern countryside.
Activists said that Russian planes targeted residential areas in the city of Jisr al-Sheghour with 6 vacuum rockets, killing 8 civilians, including children and women. Rescuers rushed to recover the victims and wounded from the rubble.
On the other hand, a car bomb exploded today near the old justice palace in the city of Maarat al-Nu’aman, injuring two children and causing large destruction in the residential area.