Russian air strike kills civilian in Syria: Activists
Oct.7, Abuja: At least four people were killed and dozens injured by apparent air strikes by Russian fighter jets in the Syrian province of Hama and in areas bordering the Idlib province on Wednesday.
The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the Russian forces carried out the air strikes to targeting anti-government armed groups with surface-to-surface missiles.
A video of the purported raids uploaded to YouTube by activists said that the death toll was expected to rise.
Meanwhile, Syrian army forces have launched a ground operation in the country's west, reports say.
Russia started carrying out air strikes in areas across Syria last week.
The Oslo Times