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White House Slams 'Indiscriminate' Russian Air Strikes on Anti-Government Rebels in Syria

White House press secretary Josh Earnest on Thursday criticized Russia’s bombings of Syrian opposition forces, saying the “indiscriminate” campaign will likely worsen the nation’s civil war. 252 more words

Eleven people killed and twenty other injured from shelling in the Syrian capital, Damascus

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that mortar attacks on the capital has killed eleven people and injured twenty others.

The Britain based human rights group said that the deaths were in the Duwaylaa neighborhood citing that the majority of those killed are appeared to be civilians. 77 more words

Human Rights

Canadians, Pakistani, Nigerian among dead in Saudi fire

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Three Canadians, a Pakistani and a Nigerian were among those killed in a fire that engulfed parts of a residential compound in Saudi Arabia’s oil-rich east, a Saudi official said. 307 more words

International News

Report: US-Led Strikes In Iraq, Syria Killed Many Civilians

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S.-led airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria likely have killed hundreds of civilians, a report by an independent monitoring group said Monday. 692 more words


Turkey, North Iraq to Investigate Civilian Deaths in Airstrikes

Source: sputniknews

Turkish authorities will join the Kurdish community in northern Iraq to conduct a joint investigation over the reported civilian deaths during the Turkish Air Force’s airstrikes. 195 more words

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