Three medical staff were wounded in an airstrike which struck Al-Huda Surgical Hospital in Al Hour, Aleppo, local media report. According to sources, the hospital has been since rendered out of service. Sources were conflicted as to who was to blame. Some blamed Russia, while others blamed the Syrian regime. The Syrian Network for Human Rights specified that the Syrian regime and its allies were to blame.
Al Jazeera reported that artillery was used in the raid. Initial reporting however did specify that air to ground missiles were seen.
Two ambulances were also reportedly destroyed in the raid, as was some of the surrounding area.
RFS news noted that the hospital served more than 300,000 people in the villages of Aleppo.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
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Russian Armed Forces Assessment:
Original strike reports
Russia has not reported any strikes between February 1st – 31st 2017.