The rebels reported heavy air strikes on Aleppo in recent months


Controlled by forces of the rebel areas in the Syrian city of Aleppo have been the strongest aviabombardirovka in recent months, reports Reuters, citing statements by the representatives of the rebels and the Syrian monitoring centre for human rights, made on Thursday, September 22.

About the dead and injured in the air strikes, the Agency said. When it was struck, the news Agency also did not specify.

According to Reuters, while there were no official reports of attacks by the Syrian military or mention of air strikes in Aleppo, the state media.

“It was the most powerful air strikes on Aleppo in the last few months. They were very intense. Such serious battles in this oblasti lately we have not seen”, — said the Director of the Syrian center for monitoring human rights, Rami Abdurrahman.

Representative based in Aleppo group “Fastack” Zakaria Malagigi, said that the shelling was the most intense since April. “No weapons, of which they are not used to,” — he told Reuters.

A senior representative of the “Front of the Levant,” another group of rebels in Aleppo, also said that strikes were the strongest in several months. He added that the air force carried out at least 15 raids on two areas, which are located in his group.

According to representatives of the opposition, when attacks were used, including incendiary bombs. “Is the pressure on the opposition. Russian want only retreat. They have no other solution,” — said the representative of the “Front of the Levant.”

In early September, U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry and Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov agreed on the regime of ceasefire in Syria, he started to work on September 12. However, after a week of withdrawal from the ceasefire, said the command of the Syrian army. In an official statement published on the website of the government Agency SANA, said that terrorist groups during the week, 300 times opened fire.

The announcement of the truce occurred after coalition aircraft led by the United States, inflicted several blows on positions of the governmental army in the city of Deir ez-Zor.

The evening of 19 September, after the statement of the Syrian authorities, the Syrian Observatory for human rights said that in Aleppo city and nearby villages were attacked.

In the night from 19 to 20 September near Aleppo under fire hit a convoy of the joint humanitarian assistance of the UN and the Syrian branch of the red Crescent society (red cross). After that, Kerry pointed out Moscow on the need for more thorough control over the actions of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The defense Ministry said that Russian and Syrian aircraft have nothing to do with the attack on the humanitarian convoy.

Simultaneously with the shelling of the humanitarian convoy of government troops clashed with the militants of the “Front Fatah al-sham” (the former “Dzhabhat EN-Nusra”, banned in Russia) to Aleppo.

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