Air strike in Syria kills at least 39 people in rebel-held town: monitor | Reuters - Firstpost
You are here:

Air strike in Syria kills at least 39 people in rebel-held town: monitor | Reuters

#Foreign policy   #India   #Latin America   #opinion   #Pakistan   #Syria  


BEIRUT An air strike killed at least 39 people in a Syrian rebel-held town in the northwest on Saturday when it struck a court house and an adjacent prison, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported.

The air strike on the town of Maarat al-Numan in Idlib province also wounded a large number of people, many of whom were in critical condition, it said.


(Writing by Tom Perry; Editing by Toby Chopra)

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.

First Published On : Jan 9, 2016 22:42 IST

Comment using Disqus

Show Comments