Activists told SNN that four Russian missiles caused severe explosions in residential neighbourhoods in the the town, causing widespread destruction. They put the initial death toll at more than 20 with more than 50 wounded.
SNN posted a White Helmets video showing the team evacuating survivors as fires blazed.
The local time of the incident is unknown.
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Reports of the incident mention the village of Hamouriya (حمورية), for which the generic coordinates are: 33.52777, 36.38582. Due to limited satellite imagery and information available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.
Original strike reports
There were no published Russian reports for strikes in Syria on December 24th-25th 2016.