U.S.-led airstrikes kill 30 ISIS militants in Aleppo

Corpses of ISIS militants and some weapons seized by Kurdish forces following clashes with the radical group in the countryside of Hasakah, northeastern Syria. Photo: ARA News

ARA News

Damascus, Syria – On Friday, the U.S.-led airstrikes killed at least 30 militants of the Islamic State (IS/ISIL) in the countryside of Aleppo, northern Syria, local sources reported. 

“More than 18 IS terrorists were killed during airstrikes on Kwairis air base, and 12 others were reported dead in a similar strike in the town of Tal Mallid in the northern countryside of Aleppo,” Muhammad Biro, a civil rights activist based in Aleppo, told ARA News on the phone. 

In the meantime, the Syrian air force launched raids on several rebel-held residential neighborhoods in Aleppo. 

Barrel bombs launched by pro-Assad military helicopters hit Bustan al-Qaser and Khan Toman in the suburb of Aleppo, causing dozens of casualties among civilians.

 

Reporting by: Muhammad Darwish 

Source: ARA News 

 

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