Russian warplanes kill 8 civilians in Idlib’s Sanqara

Russian warplanes kill 8 civilians in Idlib’s Sanqara

Russian warplanes kill 8 civilians in Idlib’s Sanqara
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Orient Net
Date: 2018-01-24 13:11
Russian warplanes have targeted the village of Sanqara in Idlib western countryside, killing 8 civilians, including women, Orient News correspondent said. 

White Helmets rescuers published footage online of what they said the aftermath of the deadly airstrike which targeted the village.

On Tuesday, two civilians were killed by similar air attacks hit Idlib northern countryside’s Jisr al-Sheghoor. 

Idlib is witnessing heavy clashes as opposition fighters began a counter land attack against regime militias and their allies on January 11, trying to roll back the regime advance. 

Idlib is the biggest part of Syria still held by rebels fighting the Syrian regime, with a population swollen by Syrians who were displaced by Assad advances in other parts of the country.

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