Updated-16 civilians killed, scores injured in terrorist attacks on Aleppo and Daraa

Aleppo/Daraa, SANA-The death toll from terrorist attacks with rocket shells launched by Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists on al-Zahraa town and residential areas in Aleppo city rose to 16 killed and 86 injured.

A source at Aleppo Police Command told SANA reporter that shells fired by terrorists fell in al-Sulaimaniyeh neighborhood, claiming the lives of four people, among them three children, and injuring 19 others, some of them are in critical situation.

Five civilians were killed and some forty-one others injured by a number of shells that hit al-Izaa (radio) neighborhood, according to the source.

Two other shells hit Bab al-Faraj neighborhood and Qurtuba roundabout in al-Zahraa neighborhood, killing 2 civilians and wounding a third.

Earlier, the source said three rocket shells fired by terrorists positioned in Bani Zaid neighborhood landed in the neighborhoods of al-Jamiliyeh, Mogambo and al-Ashrafiyeh, leaving three people dead, among them a woman, and injuring five others.

Daraa

In the same context, one civilian was injured due to a terrorist rocket attack that hit Daraa city.

A source at Daraa Governorate told SANA reporter that terrorists fired 5 rocket shells that landed at the junction near the Finance Directorate in Daraa city, injuring one person and causing material damage to the residents’ properties.

M. al-Frieh/H. Said

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