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Attack on Aleppo Aid Convoy was Air Strike – UN Expert

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA, Oct 5 – Analysis of satellite imagery of a deadly attack on an aid convoy in Syria last month showed that it was an air strike, a U.N. expert said on Wednesday. Some 20 people were killed in the attack on the U.N. and Syrian Arab Red Crescent convoy at Urem

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Russian Aircraft Believed to Hit Syria Convoy, U.S. Officials Say

By Denis Dyomkin and Angus McDowall UNITED NATIONS/BEIRUT, Sept 21 – The United States believes two Russian aircraft attacked an aid convoy near Aleppo in a strike that shattered a one-week truce, U.S. officials said on Tuesday, but Russia denied involvement. Despite the military blame game over Monday’s deadly attack, diplomats struggled to save the

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Australia Offers Condolences Over Air Strike on Syrian Troops

By Harry Pearl SYDNEY, Sept 18 – The Australian Department of Defence has offered its condolences to the families of Syrian soldiers killed or wounded in a U.S.-led bombing campaign on Saturday, in which Australia participated and Russia said hit Syrian military personnel and vehicles. Australian aircraft were among the warplanes that struck what were

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