Regime attacks in Syria kill 74, opposition says

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Operations comitted by regime forces kill at least 74 in Syria, including 13 children and 3 women

Operations comitted by regime forces kill at least 74 in Syria, including 13 children and 3 women

ALEPPO - At least 74 people, including 13 children and three women, were killed during heavy attacks across Syria on Tuesday by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime, opposition activists claimed.

Forces loyal to Assad, launched air and ground assaults in a number of opposition-held areas, killing 42 in Aleppo, 8 in Hama, 8 in Damascus suburbs, 5 in Idlib, 4 in Deir ez-Zor, 3 each in Daraa and Homs and one in Latakia, according to London-based Syrian Network For Human Rights (SNHR).

Security forces in Aleppo, Idlib, Hama and Damascus immobilised several armed people, including foreign nationals, the Syrian official news agency SANA announced.

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