17 Mar '17, 12am

Air strikes on north Syria mosque kill 42

Air strikes on north Syria mosque kill 42

BEIRUT: At least 42 people were killed and dozens more wounded on Thursday (Mar 16) in air strikes on a village mosque in northern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. "The raids by unidentified warplanes targeted a mosque in Aleppo province during evening prayers, killing 42 people, most of them civilians," said the head of the Britain-based Observatory Rami Abdel Rahman. "More than 100 people were wounded," he said, adding that many were still trapped under the collapsed mosque in the village of Al-Jineh, just over 30 kilometres west of Aleppo. The village is held by rebel and Islamist groups, but no militant factions are present. Rescue workers struggled to pull survivors from rubble, and dozens of residents were still unaccounted for, the Observatory said. Footage published by Halab Today, an online media group focused on news in Aleppo, showed piles of...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/air-strikes-on-...

Tweets

Air strikes on north #Syria mosque kill 42: Mon...

straitstimes.com 16 Mar '17, 9pm

BEIRUT (AFP) - At least 42 people were killed and dozens more wounded on Thursday (March 16) in air strikes on a village m...

U.S. denies striking mosque in Syria amid high ...

militarytimes.com 17 Mar '17, 6pm

BEIRUT — The United States struck an al-Qaida gathering in northern Syria killing dozens of militants, and is investigatin...

#israel carries out air strikes on #Syria

straitstimes.com 17 Mar '17, 7am

JERUSALEM (WASHINGTON POST) - Syria launched antiaircraft missiles Friday (March 17) at Israeli jets returning home from a...

Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq

defense.gov 18 Mar '17, 2pm

SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 18, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syri...

How the U.S. mission in Syria has evolved and could expand:

How the U.S. mission in Syria has evolved and c...

militarytimes.com 17 Mar '17, 4pm

WASHINGTON — The U.S. campaign against the Islamic State in Syria has evolved in the past couple years from airstrikes and...

Hezbollah is preparing Syria as second battlefi...

longwarjournal.org 16 Mar '17, 4pm

Hezbollah intends to wage its next war against Israel from deep within Syria, according to a report on a pro-Hezbollah new...

Suspected coalition raids kill 23 civilians in north Syria: monitor

Suspected coalition raids kill 23 civilians in ...

sg.news.yahoo.com 09 Mar '17, 2pm

The toll in air strikes thought to have been conducted by a US-led coalition on a jihadist-held northern Syrian village on...

Officials Provide Details of Latest Counter-ISI...

defense.gov 19 Mar '17, 2pm

SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 19, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syri...

Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq - ...

defense.gov 12 Mar '17, 1pm

SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 12, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syri...

#military #middleeast

theantimedia.org 21 Mar '17, 6pm

Capt. Atanasoff wasn’t presenting this as a campaign at its peak, however, saying that as the military offensive on the gr...

U.S., Coalition Continue Strikes Against ISIS

defense.gov 20 Mar '17, 11am

Ground-based artillery fired in counterfire or in fire support to maneuver roles is not classified as a strike, they added...

Al Qaeda-linked jihadist group trains in Syria ...

longwarjournal.org 17 Mar '17, 12pm

Ansar Jihad, an al Qaeda-linked group comprised of Central Asian and Turkish fighters, has released a video touting anothe...

U.S., Coalition Continue Strikes Against ISIS i...

defense.gov 25 Mar '17, 5pm

SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 25, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syri...

Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Terroris...

defense.gov 24 Mar '17, 2pm

SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 24, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syri...