About 120 casualties and hundreds of wounded in four days of bombing escalation in Aleppo province • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights
The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

About 120 casualties and hundreds of wounded in four days of bombing escalation in Aleppo province

It rose to 119 at least, the number of people documented by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights in the eastern and western neighborhoods of Aleppo, and in areas in the countryside of Aleppo, including 17 children under the age of eighteen, and 11 citizen women over the age of 18, they were killed in the escalation of shelling by the regime forces with artillery and rockets shells and by bombing by warplanes and the barrel bombs dropped by regime’s helicopters on the eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo and in its countryside, in addition to the fall of shells on regime forces’ controlled areas in the western part of Aleppo city, since the 15th of November 2016, and until today the 18th of November 2016.

Where the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented the death of 65 civilians, including 8 children and a citizen woman, as a result of the intensive airstrikes on most of the eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo city, in addition to the injury of hundreds of others.

Also the Observatory documented the death of 50 civilians, including seven children under the age of 18, as well as 10 citizens over the age of eighteen, they were killed in airstrikes by warplanes and helicopter and by missile shelling by the regime forces on towns of the western countryside of Aleppo, also the bombing caused tens of wounded.

The Observatory also documented the death of 4 people, including two child sisters in the fall of shells on areas in the western part of Aleppo neighborhoods, which also injured tens of others.