Syria: Dozens of civilians killed
February 20 , 2018
At least 77 people including 20 children were killed in air strikes and rocket fires on Monday in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area outside Damascus, Syria. More than 300 people are reported injured. According to the reports, the bombardment was done by government forces of Syria. Four hospitals were also bombed in the eastern Ghouta which was once the breadbasket of Damascus. It has been under the siege of the government of Bashar al-Assad and is also subjected to devastating chemical attacks.