Russia has launched the biggest attack on Syria so far this year. On Sunday, Russia carried out an airstrike in the city of Jisr al-Shughur in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province. The city is one of the areas in Syria held by the militants. Russia’s airstrike on the city of Jisr al-Shughur on Sunday was not only this year, but the deadliest ever in Syria’s northwestern region.
So far, 13 people have been reported killed in the airstrike in Jisr al-Shughur city of Russia. Two children are also included in the dead. Not only this but information has also been received that dozens of people were injured in this airstrike. The injured are undergoing treatment at the hospital. According to the local agency, the possibility is not being ruled out that the death toll in this attack may increase, as some of the injured have also suffered serious injuries.
#UPDATE At least 13 people have died, including two children, after Russian air strikes on rebel-held areas of northwest Syria, a war monitor said Sunday, calling the attack the ‘deadliest in Syria this year.’https://t.co/KHDOzj35TN
— AFP News Agency (@AFP) June 25, 2023
The fruit and vegetable market targeted
The target of the Russian airstrikes was a fruit and vegetable market in the city, where a crowd was present. Because of this, the effect of the attack was also more.
Syria is a Muslim-majority country and in a few days, Muslims around the world are about to celebrate the festival of Eid al-Adha. In such a situation, where Muslims around the world are busy preparing for Eid al-Adha and are excited to celebrate, 13 people have been killed and dozens injured in the Russian air strike in Jisr al-Shughur city of Syria’s Idlib province. There was an atmosphere of mourning due to the injury.