Air strikes in Aleppo wound dozens, destroy ambulances

Airstrikes in Syria's Aleppo city wounded dozens of people and an unknown number remains buried. A member of the Syrian civil defense said that some of their vehicles were also destroyed.

FP Staff September 23, 2016 21:37:26 IST
Air strikes in Syria's Aleppo city wounded dozens of people and an unknown number remains buried. A member of the Syrian civil defense said that some of their vehicles were also destroyed. Ambulances were also destroyed in the air strikes. Photo: AP
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Air strikes in Syria's Aleppo city wounded dozens of people and an unknown number remains buried. A member of the Syrian civil defense said that some of their vehicles were also destroyed. Ambulances were also destroyed in the air strikes. Photo: AP
Air strikes and shelling in Aleppo is expected to continue. Some water stations supplying the city were also hit. Air strikes in Ansari neighborhood also destroyed ambulances. Photo: AP
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Air strikes and shelling in Aleppo is expected to continue. Some water stations supplying the city were also hit. Air strikes in Ansari neighborhood also destroyed ambulances. Photo: AP
An intense bombing campaign has targeted several neighborhoods in the city, including centers of the award-winning volunteer civil defense group known as the White Helmets. Photo: AP
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An intense bombing campaign has targeted several neighborhoods in the city, including centers of the award-winning volunteer civil defense group known as the White Helmets. Photo: AP
The air strikes come as Syria's military command announced it is launching operations in Aleppo's rebel-held eastern quarters. Rescue workers checked the damage inside the Syrian Civil Defense main center after the air strikes. Photo: AP
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The air strikes come as Syria's military command announced it is launching operations in Aleppo's rebel-held eastern quarters. Rescue workers checked the damage inside the Syrian Civil Defense main center after the air strikes. Photo: AP
The intense campaign has made it even more deadly for the civil defense teams to move. For hours, the teams tried to save civilians buried under the rubble.
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The intense campaign has made it even more deadly for the civil defense teams to move. For hours, the teams tried to save civilians buried under the rubble.