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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.
Preface: Eastern Ghouta cities and towns were subjected to violent military attacks by Syrian regular forces and their allies during March 2018. Douma had a large share of these attacks, as it was shelled with numerous types of weapons, including the incendiary, where it was subjected to aerial bombardment using incendiary weapons loaded with phosphorous-like substances, which resulted in significant material damage to civilian property, but no causalities were reported. According to STJ field researcher, the Syrian regular forces and their allies have deliberately targeted the residential buildings in the city of...
Preface: All of Eastern Ghouta cities and towns were subjected to violent and brutal attacks by the Syrian regular forces, during March 2018, the heaviest of which was on Zamalka town, which witnessed on 11,12,13,14, and 15 March an unprecedented military escalation during which the pro-government forces used many types of weapons, such as barrel bombs, vacuum rockets and cluster munitions, causing many civilian causalities killed or wounded.  According to Syrians for Truth and Justice/STJ field researcher, this violent escalation followed unofficial statements by the Negotiating Delegation[1] in Eastern...