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Bloodiest day yet in south Syria offensive

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

A barrage of Russian strikes on rebel-held towns in southern Syria killed 22 civilians on Thursday (June 28), the bloodiest day yet of the government’s offensive in the strategic region. With Moscow’s help, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s army has battered the south for more than a week with air strikes, rocket fire and crude barrel bombs. The bombardment has forced more than 45,000 to flee their homes in search of…