US warns Russian strikes in Syria killing civilians

A Syrian youth carries an injured boy on December 9, 2015, following airstrikes said to have killed at least 11 in the rebel-held town of Hamouria, though it was unclear whether they were carried out by Russian aircraft or regime forcesThe United States expressed concern on Tuesday at what it said was the heavy civilian toll of “indiscriminate” Russian air strikes in Syria. US Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to his Russian counterpart Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday and conveyed Washington’s worries.

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