At least 28 killed in Syrian air strike


Air strikes on the Syrian city of Aleppo have killed at least 28 people, including children, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

The attacks, reportedly by Syrian or Russian warplanes, were on rebel-held areas in the east of the city.

"Eleven civilians, including four children, were killed by air raids after midnight in the Bab al-Nasr area of Old Aleppo, and seven others were killed in Fardous neighbourhood," the monitor said.