Activists: Syrian Barrel Bombs Kill at Least 18 in Aleppo

March 5, 2015 1:45 PM

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Government helicopter gunships on Thursday bombed the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, killing at least 18 people and wounding dozens, activists said.

The bombings came even as Syrian President Bashar Assad vehemently denied in an interview with Portuguese state television that his military drops such explosives, known as barrels bombs, on civilians.

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