Observatory: Shells hit school in govt-held Aleppo, kill four children

By REUTERS
October 13, 2016 10:02

 
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BEIRUT - At least four children were killed in a government-held area of western Aleppo on Thursday when shells hit a school, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported.

Syrian state news agency SANA said the school in the al-Suleimaniya area had been hit in what it described as a terrorist attack. Aleppo has been divided between government and rebel control for years.

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