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Russian airstrike killed 48 people from a single Syrian family

Russian airstrike killed 48 people from a single Syrian family. The air strike hit the bomb shelter where the family was hiding
Russian airstrike killed 48 people from a single Syrian family

Syrian activists said that a suspected Russian air strike at residential area near city of Homs has killed 48 people from a single family, Joinfo.ua reports with the reference to Al Jazeera.

The air strike hit the bomb shelter where the family was hiding in the western city of Homs, activists told Al Jazeera on Sunday.

It should be recalled that earlier on Sunday the Defense Ministry spokesman Major-General Igor Konashenkov told the journalists that Russian bombers carried out 39 sorties from the Hmeymim air base and conducted 60 air strikes at 51 targets in the provinces of Hama, Latakia, Damascus and Aleppo.

Therefore, Russian media report that ships Nikolai Filchenkov and Saratov of the Black Sea Fleet has passed through the Bosphorus strait to the Mediterranean Sea. The pictures of the ships with weaponry for ground troops passing the Bosphorus were published by Ukrainian volunteer Denys Piatyhorets on his Facebook.