Introduction: Since the beginning of April 2018, several villages and towns in Idlib countryside have witnessed violent attacks carried out by the Syrian regular forces and their allies. On April 1, 2018, al-Ameen Medical Complex located in Ariha[1] city was bombarded by warplane believed to be Russian, throwing two highly explosive rockets on the complex, causing it to be completely out of service. Furthermore, on April 3, 2018, the "vegetable market" in Ariha was exposed to aerial bombardment, when a warplane, believed to be Russian, launched two airstrikes loaded with...
Preface: At least forty-three people killed and more than 50 others injured, following the bombardment on a popular market which is usually populated by civilians in the city of Harem[1] located in Idlib countryside on March 22, 2018. According to numerous testimonies obtained by STJ, warplanes, believed to be Russian, carried out several raids on the popular market and the adjacent neighbourhoods, where they dropped a number of highly explosive rockets, causing the death and injury of many civilians, including women and children, as well as significant material damage.
Introduction: At least 20 civilians[1], mostly children and women, were killed after an attack on a shelter crowded with civilians in Kafr Battikh[2] town, Idlib countryside, on March 21, 2018. According to several residents and eyewitnesses, warplanes believed to be Russian, carried out several airstrikes on the town, two of them targeted a shelter with highly explosive rockets, killing 16 children, and the majority of them were schoolchildren under 10 years old who had sought refuge in that shelter immediately after the town was subjected to several airstrikes.