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Qaeda fighters, civilians killed in Syria strikes - monitor
September 23, 2014 / 8:43 AM / 3 years ago

Qaeda fighters, civilians killed in Syria strikes - monitor

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes by U.S.-led coalition forces in Syria killed 30 fighters from al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front and eight civilians including children, a group monitoring the war said on Tuesday.

The strikes targeted a residential building in Aleppo province used by Nusra Front, said Rami Abdulrahman, who runs the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

The United States said earlier on Tuesday its forces had carried out eight strikes against al Qaeda-affiliated militants west of Aleppo.

Reporting by Tom Perry; Editing by Andrew Heavens

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