World update: August 16 2019
Stories from Afghanistan, Australia, and more
|Derek Davison||Aug 17, 2019|| 4||1|
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights is reporting that Russian and Syrian airstrikes killed 15 civilians across the rebel-held northwest on Friday. Of those 13 died in one Russian strike on a displaced persons camp in southern Idlib province.
As the US and Turkey hammer out the details of a safe zone in northeastern Syria, the Syrian D…