Tag air strike
Sort by: Newest   | Oldest

UN calls for credible probe of Yemen bus strike

The UN called for a "credible" investigation Friday after at least 29 children were killed in an air strike in northern Yemen.

Civilian deaths in war-torn Afghanistan hit record high: UN

The number of Afghan civilians killed in the country's long-running conflict hit a record high in the first six months of 2018.

Syria says US suspected of attacking air base but Pentagon denies it.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 14 people were killed
April 09, 2018 | 03:02 pm GMT+7

Syrian and Russian aircraft step up bombing of Aleppo city

Nearly 50 air strikes hit rebel-held areas in and around the Syrian city of Aleppo on Sunday in some of the heaviest recent raids by Russian and Syrian government aircraft, residents and a monitoring group said.
June 06, 2016 | 11:03 am GMT+7

Coalition strike kills key IS leader in Iraq: Pentagon

The Pentagon confirms an air strike last week killed Abu Wahib, Islamic State's military emir for the Anbar Province in Iraq.The Pentagon confirmed on Monday (May 9) that a coalition air strike killed a key Islamic State figure in Iraq.
May 10, 2016 | 08:17 am GMT+7

Girl pulled from rubble of Aleppo air strike

Video was posted to the internet on Thursday (April 28) purports to show a little girl being rescued from under the rubble of a building hit by an air strike in the rebel-held Al Kalaseh neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria.The girl survived the attack and was later pulled from a hollow space under the rubble of a house.She looked shocked and bruised but with no apparent serious wounds.Aleppo is at the epicentre of a military escalation that has undermined peace talks in Geneva aimed at ending the five-year-old war. U.N. envoy Staffan de Mistura appealed to the presidents of the United States and Russia to intervene.Six days of air strikes and rebel shelling in Aleppo, which is split between government forces and rebels, have killed some 200 people in the city, two-thirds of them on the opposition side, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says.
April 29, 2016 | 10:41 am GMT+7

Syria ceasefire "barely alive": U.N.

Air strikes destroy a hospital and kill dozens of people in rebel-held areas of Syria's Aleppo including children and doctors with no one taking responsibility for the attack.
April 29, 2016 | 08:41 am GMT+7
 
go to top