[Marxism] Friday in Syria: 142 killed by Russian and US airstrikes

Michael Karadjis mkaradjis at gmail.com
Fri Jan 22 23:51:35 MST 2016


142 Killed on Friday Amid Russian and US Airstrikes
January 23
http://eaworldview.com/2016/01/syria-feature-scores-killed-in-russian-and-us-airstrikes-on-friday/
by Scott Lucas

Opposition activists report that 142 people were killed across Syria on 
Friday, many of them by Russian and US airstrikes.

Russian warplanes attacked both opposition-held and Islamic State areas. 
In Idlib Province, they struck near the Bab al-Hawa crossing on the 
Turkish border. Activists said at least 10 people were killed and 30 
wounded, with graphic videos and photographs showing children among the 
casualties.

BAB AL-HAWA ATTACK 21-01-16

The Islamic State’s central position of Raqqa city in northern Syria was 
hit, with 23 deaths reported.

And both Russian and US jets bombed Deir ez-Zor Province in northeast 
Syria, with 64 people killed. One of the US attacks reportedly hit a 
wedding party.

US STRIKE WEDDING PARTY 22-01-16

The Local Coordination Committees said that 18 people were also killed 
near Damascus 




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