○○○ Syria ⪢⪢
In northwestern Syria, several civil
ians, including children, were killed in a missile strike on a building housing displaced people from other parts of the country.
○○○ be to blame ⪢⪢
In Afghanistan, gunfire and explosions killed at least 40 civil
ians at a wedding party Sunday night. United States and Afghan officials are studying reports that Afghan forces and the U.S. airstrikes were to blame.
○○○ envoy ⪢⪢
In New York, a special envoy tells the United Nations that 900,000 civil
ians have fled fighting in northwest Syria in less than three months.
○○○ marvel ⪢⪢
They battled their way onto civil
ion planes which took off with hundreds of passengers jammed inside. One air traffic controller marveled as a pilot ferry 800 people to Dubai in a plane designed for 150.
○○○ casualty ⪢⪢
The explosion at the Abbey Gate was the result of a complex attack that resulted in a number of US & civil
ian casualties. We can also confirm at least one other explosion at or near the Baron Hotel, a short distance from the Abbey Gate.
○○○ shell ⪢⪢
A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine is calling for civil
ians to evacuate to Russia. Shelling between Russian and Ukrainian forces continues as Russia holds a nuclear training exercise.
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