Air strikes, rebel fire kill 19 in Syria's Aleppo

A Syrian civil defence volunteer carries a wounded child following an airstrike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Qatirji in Aleppo on July 23, 2016Air strikes and barrel bomb attacks killed 16 civilians in rebel-held parts of Aleppo province on Monday, with rebel rocket fire onto government areas killing three more, a monitor said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 10 civilians had been killed in multiple air strikes on the town of rebel-held Atareb in Aleppo province. Russia is a key ally of the government and began air strikes in support of regime forces in September 2015.

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