Family of four killed as Assad regime targets Idlib city
Date: 2020-02-27 12:51
Russian warplanes and Assad artillery shells intensified bombardment on Idlib on Thursday (February 27), killing and injuring civilians, Orient correspondent said.
Assad artillery shells targeted in the early hours of Thursday civilian homes in Ard al-Hara neighborhood in Idlib city, killing the parents and their two children and injuring a child.
White Helmets volunteers worked hard to recover the bodies of the family from under the rubble, saving a third child.
Meanwhile, Russian warplanes targeted civilian homes in Idlib and Aleppo countryside.
Allied opposition fighters, supported by Turkish artillery shells liberated on Thursday Saraqib city in Idlib countryside and cut the M4 and M5 highways, killing, injuring Assad militiamen.
On Wednesday, the warplanes bombed civilian homes in several villages and towns in Idlib countryside, including Eilin, Arnaba and al-Muza, killing six civilians, including a woman and injuring 20 others, including three children.
On Tuesday, Assad warplanes intensified bombardment on Idlib province, killing 22 civilians, including three teachers, nine children and seven women and injuring 90 others, including 39 children and women.
Assad-Russian warplanes have committed dozens of massacres in Idlib and Hama countryside since they launched their bombing campaign on the 30th of April, largely violating the de-escalation zone deal reached between Russia and Turkey.