Russian air strikes in Syria's Idlib killed 60: Turkey

Turkey said on Tuesday that heavy air strikes reported to have been carried out by Russian jets on a hospital and a mosque in Syria`s rebel-held city of Idlib had killed more than 60 civilians and injured around 200 people.

Reuters| Last Updated: May 31, 2016, 15:21 PM IST

Ankara: Turkey said on Tuesday that heavy air strikes reported to have been carried out by Russian jets on a hospital and a mosque in Syria`s rebel-held city of Idlib had killed more than 60 civilians and injured around 200 people.

In an e-mailed statement, the Turkish foreign ministry called on the international community to act swiftly against what it called the "indefensible" crimes of the Russian and Syrian administration.