At least 70 dead in Syria regime raids near Damascus: monitor

August 16, 2015 1:11 PM

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Syrian Observ­atory for Human Rights says prelim­inary inform­ation sugges­ts most of the dead are civili­ans

BEIRUT: At least 70 people were killed Sunday in a string of Syrian government air strikes on a marketplace in Douma, a rebel-held town near Damascus, a monitoring group said.

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