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Thousands flee north-west Syria amid fierce assault by Assad

Thousands flee north-west Syria amid fierce assault by Assad



Up to 30,000 leave area of Idlib province as government forces push to reopen road from Damascus to AleppoA mass exodus of civilians in the last rebel-held stronghold in Syria has begun as thousands of people flee towards the Turkish border in the face of a fierce new military assault by Bashar al-Assad and his Russian allies.As many as 30,000 people have left the area around the town of Maarat al-Numan after four days of airstrikes and heavy shelling paved the way for Syrian government troops to push deeper into north-western Idlib province. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/dec/24/thousands-flee-north-west-syria-amid-airstrikes

Author : Bethan McKernan and Hussein Akoush

Publish date : 2019-12-24 20:06:07

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