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AIRSTRIKES NEWS

Official: Airstrikes in south Afghanistan hit clinic, school

August 08, 2021 3:48 pm

As Taliban attacks increase, Afghan security forces and government troops have retaliated with airstrikes aided by the United States.

Airstrikes pummel Taliban in south; insurgents gain in north

August 05, 2021 1:50 pm

Residents in Lashkar Gah reported heavy bombing near the government radio and television station, which is under Taliban control. Several wedding halls and a guesthouse of the provincial governor's are all located near the radio and television station.

Airstrikes on rebel-held northwestern Syrian town kill 7

December 21, 2019 9:51 pm

The latest casualties in the town of Saraqeb came as government forces captured two new villages on the southern edge of Idlib.

Afghanistan: Women, children among 10 dead in airstrikes

July 20, 2019 7:19 pm

The Taliban, who control roughly half of Afghanistan, posted photos of dead children on their Twitter account saying that civilians killed by the airstrikes in Badghis province.

Vladimir Putin calls Syria airstrikes illegal, blow to US-Russia ties

April 07, 2017 6:03 pm

Russia's main air base and a naval facility were not hit.

US strike in Syria kills several Al-Qaeda militants: Pentagon

April 07, 2016 9:03 am

The latest strike was carried out in northwestern Syria, according to a Defense department official who asked not to be named.

Syria: Death toll from east Damascus airstrikes rises to more than 30

April 01, 2016 6:31 pm

The U.S. State Department said it was appalled by the reported air strikes. "We condemn in the strongest terms any such attacks directed at civilians," spokesman John Kirby said.

Syria's Assad warns Turkey, Saudi: Sending troops into Syria will not be a 'picnic'

June 25, 2020 7:33 pm

Assad said, "Cease-fires occur between armies and states, but never between a state and terrorists."

UK Parliament to vote on David Cameron's bid for airstrikes inside Syria

December 02, 2015 4:19 pm

The vote expected Wednesday evening would authorize bombing inside Syria.

Little outcry as hospitals bombed in Syria, Yemen

December 25, 2015 10:32 pm

In Yemen, airstrikes by a Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels destroyed a hospital run by the international medical charity Doctors Without Borders this week.