Syrian opposition hits out at world silence over Aleppo

Syrians wait to receive treatment at a make-shift hospital following air strikes on rebel-held eastern areas of Aleppo on September 24, 2016Syria’s main opposition coalition hit out on Saturday over the “silence of the international community”, saying Damascus and its Russian allies were committing “a crime” in the northern city of Aleppo. Heavy Syrian and Russian air strikes on rebel-held eastern areas of Aleppo killed at least 32 civilians on Saturday, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, as Damascus seeks to recapture all of the city.

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