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Infighting near Damascus kills 169 – monitor

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Some 156 fighters are killed in the clashes, 67 from the Army of Islam and the rest from Fateh al-Sham and allied forces. The fighting also kills 13 civilians, including two children, and wounded dozens

BEIRUT, Lebanon (May 5, 2017) — A week of infighting killed nearly 169 people in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region outside Syria’s capital Damascus before calm returned on Friday, May 5, a monitor said. Continue reading Infighting near Damascus kills 169 – monitor

Air raids on ISIS Syria bastion kill 19 civilians

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The Britain-based monitor gives no immediate word on whether the strikes are carried out by the Damascus regime, its ally Moscow, or the US-led coalition battling ISIS

BEIRUT, Lebanon (May 3, 2016) — Heavy air strikes throughout the night on the Islamic State (ISIS) group’s de facto Syria capital Raqa killed 19 civilians and 10 jihadists, a monitor said in a new toll on Tuesday, May 3. Continue reading Air raids on ISIS Syria bastion kill 19 civilians