As many as three civilians including a child were killed, including one child, and several others were wounded in alleged Russian airstrikes which hit Idlib. All sources attributed blame to Russia for these raids.
Footage shows huge amounts of material damage and a crater in the aftermath of the incident.
There are no other details at this time.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
- Tim Rajab 3 years old male killed
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Russian Armed Forces Assessment:
Original strike reports
Russia has not reported any specific strikes between December 1st – 31st 2016.
On 6 January 2017, Russia, however, reported: “Since November 8, 2016, the aircraft carrier group of the Northern Fleet consisting of the heavy aircraft carrying cruiser Admiral Kuznetsov, the heavy nuclear missile cruiser Pyotr Velikiy, the large ASW ship Severomorsk, as well as auxiliary vessels of the Black Sea Fleet, has been fulfilling counterterrorist missions on the territory of Syria”, adding that ”in the course of two months of their participation in the combat actions, naval aviation pilots have carried out 420 combat sorties, 117 of them were night ones.”