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12 children dead from airstrikes near Syria's capital
Airstrikes killed 31 civilians including 12 children and injured 65 in Eastern Ghouta Wednesday, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
A woman walks on the rubble of damaged buildings after an airstrike in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta town of Douma near Damascus, Syria on Feb. 7, 2018. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitoring group, said Syrian government airstrikes and artillery hit the towns of Douma, Beit Sawa and Hammouriyeh in the insurgent-controlled suburbs. The Syrian government has repeatedly said it only targets militants.
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A man hands over a child to his father after being rescued from beneath the ruins of a building that collapsed following reported Syrian air force strikes in the rebel-held town of Saqba, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, on Feb. 6, 2018.