Russian warplanes launched substantial attacks upon various villages outside of Idlib on December 28th causing numerous civilian casualties.
Shaam News, reporting on December 29th, stated that civilian casualties resulted from Russian airstrikes upon many villages, including Mhambel and Sarja. No names, ages, or other pertinent information was released.
The air raids were part of a large, coordinated efforted by Russian and pro-Assad forces to intentionally target civilian areas. Homes, schools, and businesses were all struck by missiles and cluster bombs.
Shaam News and local sources both reported that the raids were conducted by Russian warplanes.
The local time of the incident is unknown.